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The Castle

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Interesting and Beautiful

My husband and I recently visited The Castle and greatly enjoyed the experience. First and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Columbus, Ohio
Docents really know their stuff!

Our guide was a wonderful lady that really loved her job and welcomed questions with grace and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sagamore Hills, Ohio
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418 4th St, Marietta, OH 45750-2003
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I recently visited The Castle and greatly enjoyed the experience. First and foremost, Marietta is a beautiful town sitting on the Ohio and Muskingham rivers. If you love autumn like we do, you must plan a visit during this time of the...More

Thank Chops1971
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our guide was a wonderful lady that really loved her job and welcomed questions with grace and humor. Each room had many interesting items to hold ones interest. Not a place for kids, but our group of about ten adults seemed to stay focused for...More

Thank froglady607
Reviewed October 3, 2018

I visited the Cast with a friend several years ago. it's a beautiful place with many interesting objects from the past. The guide we had was knowledgeable and able to answer any questions we had.

Thank poynter4861
Reviewed September 15, 2018

A worthwhile tour. Our docent knew quite a bit about the history of the house; its owners, etc. Expect to spend at least 90 minutes and ask lots of questions; she'll know the answers!

Thank 210_Dave
Reviewed August 24, 2018

If you're a fan of wonderful old homes, take the tour of this one. Begins with an informative video in rear of gift/ticket shop, and continues with an entertaining docent. Very nice visit.

Thank LJL1974
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Beautiful house. Well kept. Must see if you love old houses. Ladies very informative. Large rooms period pieces. Gardens well maintained.

Thank beverly s
Reviewed July 17, 2018

I had read about The Castle in one of the town's brochures and my husband and I decided to tour it. We are so glad we did! We were the only ones in our group and we were given a tour by a really sweet,...More

2  Thank Tigercar5
Reviewed April 16, 2018

My wife and I toured The Castle in a about 90 minutes last weekend. The Gothic Revival home was beautiful and reasonably well preserved while modified to allow comfortable occupancy by the owners until a few years ago. Heroic efforts have been undertaken to reacquire...More

2  Thank Frederick D
Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

We took a tour here and had our on guide who was super knowledgeable and very patient with our small children. Touring this castle was perfect bc you were able to touch some of the items on display, unlike most tours which are hands OFF!...More

1  Thank tinasyummies
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Some interesting info on the tour. The short video at the beginning was informative. And I will say the house is interesting and ecclectic. However, our young female docent was not very personable. No directions were given on what should not be touched, and I...More

4  Thank smorris102
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February 17, 2017|
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Adults $7.00, students $4.00.