Fodor's Expert Review Preston Castle

Jackson Historic District/Site

History buffs and ghost hunters regularly make the trip to this fantastically creepy, 156-room, Romanesque Revival structure erected in 1894 to house troubled youth. Having fallen into disrepair, the building is slowly undergoing a full restoration. On tours, which take place on many Saturdays between April and August, you'll hear all sorts of spine-tingling tales.

Historic District/Site

Quick Facts

909 Palm Dr.
Ione, California  95640, USA

209-256–3623

www.prestoncastle.org

Sight Details:
Rate Includes: From $35 for 1–2 guests, Closed Sept.–Mar.

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