Castles

Castles


These links will lead you to fun
websites that are all about castles!


Castles of Britain
The author of this site works with real castles for a living!
She has gone to school to study Historic Preservation, so she can help
keep the castles she works with in good shape. There aren't many
pictures here, but there is a lot of good information about
castles in England, and about the Middle Ages in general.



Castles on the Web
This site has lots of cool pictures of real castles, stories about people
who lived in castles, virtual tours of castles, a section just for kids, and a
whole lot more! You can even ask your own questions, and the
owner of the site will help you with the answers.


Ghosts in the Castle
In this site by National Geographic, you get to name your own
castle, then follow Marcus the Mouse, who helps you explore all
the rooms of your castle. There are lots of pictures
that you can click on to learn more about the people and objects inside.
There is even a game!


Castles for Kids
Castles of Kids is a fun site. You can look at lots of
pictures of castles, learn about what the different parts
of a castle, see what was inside them, and find out about the people
who lived there. There are fun activities you can do-
you can even make your own castle! There is also a list of books
that you can use to find out more information.


The Castle of King Edward

This site (and the one just above it) were created
by a college student learning about history. Here you can
learn all about how a King decided to build a castle, the
different parts of a castle, and what happened inside.
There is also a lot of information on what people
did all day to keep themselves busy.


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