What 5 castles are in Britain?

How many castles are in Britain?

England is said to be home to over 4,000 castles, built many hund reds of years ago and scattered throughout the UK countryside and coastline. Many of the most famous still stand today, acting as a reflection of the countries rich heritage.

What are three famous castles in Great Britain?

20 of Britain’s most spectacular castles

  • Windsor Castle. © Royal Collection Trust / Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2018 Photographer Peter Packer. …
  • Warwick Castle. © VisitBritain/LeeBeel. …
  • Tower of London. © VisitBritain/ Historic Royal Palaces. …
  • Highclere Castle. …
  • Hever Castle. …
  • Alnwick Castle. …
  • Bamburgh Castle. …
  • Leeds Castle.

What is the biggest Palace in England?

Windsor Castle, Berkshire

With the accolade of being the largest and oldest inhabited castle worldwide, and having been home to the Royal Family for almost 1,000 years, Windsor Castle attracts visitors from across the globe and Royal occasions are still hosted here.

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