Famous Medieval Castles in England
While the British ruled most of the world for years they built many famous castles in England and around the world. Residents of these castles include members of the royal family, mighty lords and high ranking officials. Today few of the castles are used as homes, some are out for sale and many are open to public viewing as tourist attractions. Below are the most famous medieval Castles in England.
Windsor Castle in Berkshire, England
Windsor castle is one of the residences of the Royal family and a common venue for both private entertainment and official meeting alike. It is the largest castle in use by a royal family with records stating up to 500 people living and working at times; and is the most famous castle in England. Parts of the castle are open for tourists.