The Hidden Castle Near Boston That Almost No One Knows About

Gloucester has a reputation for gorgeous, sandy beaches and whale watching. However, those are far from this North Shore town’s only attractions. Hidden away on the edge of a cliff is a Medieval-style castle!

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Address: 80 Hesperus Avenue, Gloucester, MA 01930

Use the directions from the castle’s website rather than GPS, which may lead you astray.

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For a tour of more Massachusetts castles, read our past article: “This Road Trip To Massachusetts’ Most Majestic Castles Is Like Something From A Fairytale.”