Get ready to see some spectacular castles. Big castles. Impressive castles. No dinky castles on this list.  And these towering beauties, many of which are on the National Register of Historic Places, are all right here in Southern California. Who knew!  So hop in your car and take a Sunday drive and go see these famous spots for yourself to truly appreciate the history and stunning architecture that surrounds us right here in SoCal.

Aren’t these places pretty amazing?  If there are other castles you think would make a nice addition to this list we’d love to know. Give a shout out to your favorite castle in the comments below.

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