There’s A Medieval Castle Hiding In West Virginia And It’s Absolutely Stunning

Castles, for the most part, are the purview of European countries, whose castles and fortresses date back centuries to a time when monarchical rulers frequently faced the possibility of invasion from a foreign enemy. So, the notion of a castle in West Virginia may seem a bit out of place, and yet, we have one.

(We have two, actually; see the link below for more on the other).

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:

To learn more about the castle, check out their website here.

Have you ever been to Berkeley Castle? Feel free to comment below and tell us about your visit.

So, as mentioned in the intro above, check out this hidden West Virginia castle that will make you feel like you are in a fairytale.