7 Captivating Castles You Won’t Believe Are Near Detroit

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to step inside a real-life fairytale? While our actual lives are certainly quite different from the tales of princesses and knights we might enjoy reading about, there are a handful of destinations near Detroit that offer undeniable fairytale vibes. If you’re keen on castles, check out these seven castle-like structures within driving distance of the Motor City.

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Have you visited any of these castle-inspired buildings in and around Detroit? Are there any others that should have been included on our list of fairytale-esque gems? We always love to hear from our loyal readers, so share your thoughts by leaving a Facebook comment or make an official recommendation by filling out our nomination form here.

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Address: Detroit, MI, USA
Address: Curwood Castle Drive, Curwood Castle Dr, Owosso, MI 48867, USA
Address: Meadow Brook Hall, 350 Estate Dr, Rochester, MI 48309, USA
Address: The James Scott Mansion, 81 Peterboro St, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Address: Canterbury Village, 2359 Joslyn Ct, Orion Charter Township, MI 48360, USA
Address: Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, 434 S State St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Address: Detroit Castle Lofts, 4150 Grand River Ave, Detroit, MI 48208, USA
Address: Grand Army of the Republic Building, 1942 Grand River Ave, Detroit, MI 48226, USA