Most People Don’t Realize These 7 Castles Are Hiding In Louisiana

From French influenced chateaux to an old abandoned castle-fort sinking into the sea, Louisiana has some of the most interesting and mysterious castles in the country. One thing you can know for sure if you spot a castle in Louisiana: there’s an interesting story behind it!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

As you can see, while castles are probably not the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Louisiana, the state has its fair share of towers, turrets, and stone walls. Consider making time to visit them next time you find yourself in one of these towns!