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December 17, 2012 at 9:34 am

AARP: Grey Towers Listed Among ‘10 Must-See American Castles’

Grey Towers Castle by Hoffer Photography

Grey Towers Castle by Hoffer Photography

AARP recently listed Arcadia University’s Grey Towers Castle among the “10 Must-See American Castles”:

Sugar magnate William Welsh Harrison modeled his 40-room castle after England’s famous Alnwick Castle. Built in 1898 of multicolored stone in medieval and French Renaissance styles, it has gilded ceilings, tapestries and hand-carved woodwork. Arcadia University has owned it since 1929.

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