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By Topic Castles

3D Photos of Castles and Fortresses

Features a selection of 2D and 3D photos of castles in Great Britain, Ireland, Finland, Germany and Denmark.

Castle Terminology

Provides a glossary of medieval castle terms and features, with many linked to photographs showing that feature in real castles, mostly in Wales.

Castles for Kids

Gives information about the different parts of castles, what life was like in a castle and who might live there. Includes coloring pages and puzzles.

Castles of Britain Learning Center

Presents a wide variety of short articles on all manner of castle related topics including castle architecture, life, sieges, dungeons, entertainment, knights and the decline of the castle.

Castles of the United States

Features a state by state gallery of houses, both historic and newly built, created to look like castles.

DLTK: Castle Craft

Provides printable templates and instructions for making a cardboard castle.

How Stuff Works: How Castles Work

Articles explain castle history, structure, defences and construction.

Secrets of Lost Empires: Medieval Siege

Follows this TV programme's efforts to reconstruct a medieval trebuchet and also offers an expert interview about life in a castle, plus a look at medieval weaponry and a Destroy the Castle game.

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