Nearly 100 years of history waits for you at Castle Farms, one of northern Michigan’s leading attractions. Open year round, the Castle offers family friendly fun on a family-friendly budget. Explore the great stone buildings, soaring towers, and stunning gardens based on European design. Picnic on the grounds, feed the rainbow trout in the Reflection Pond, and enjoy a leisurely swing in the Garden Gazebo.
Museum collections include castles, antique toys, artifacts from World War I, plus royalty memorabilia from around the world. Play a game of giant chess, then check out the music posters and memorabilia from the Castle’s concert years, when rock n’roll was king. More than 100 different rock groups performed at the Castle, including The Doobie Brothers, Aerosmith, Led Zeppelin, and The Beach Boys. Visit the Castle’s Outdoor Railroad, largest in Michigan, with over 70 G-scale trains operating on 2,500’ of track.
Castle Farms is open daily for tours May-October, 10:00am–6:00pm. November–April, Monday–Saturday, 10:00am–4:00pm. Special during July and August: daily guided tours available at specific times. Ask about tram tours! Exclusive evening Farm-To-Table Dinner and Tour offered monthly, July-October. Reservations required.
Guided group tours available year round; perfect for school or tour groups, companies, and/or families. For more information, or to arrange your guided tour, call 231.237.0884 ext. 224.