7 Captivating Castles You Won’t Believe Are Near Boston

If you ever dreamed of attending Hogwarts or of being a royal, then you’re probably a fan of castles! Surprisingly, there are a number of these grand buildings scattered around Boston. While you’re unlikely to find any wizards or princesses (that we know of, at least), you will discover whimsical architecture, fantastical settings, and the perfect backdrop to let your imagination run wild at these seven castles:

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How many of these captivating castles have you seen first hand? Do you know of others in the area that we should explore? Let us know in the comments – and don’t forget to share your photos of these majestic spots on Instagram (@only.in.boston) or the Only In Boston Facebook page for a chance to see them featured!