Awesome Windsor Castle, The original castle was built in the century after the Norman invasion by William the Conqueror. Since the time of King Henry I, it has been used by succeeding monarchs and is the longest-occupied palace in Europe possibly haunted
Henry II's Round Tower, for visitors, the most lasting image of Windsor Castle, wasn't always so tall. George IV added 10 meters to it - that's nearly 33 feet - in the early century to make it look more castle-like.
Windsor Castle, called "home" by HM The Queen (she considers Buckingham Palace "the office", and Sandringham and Balmoral as holiday retreats). Windsor dates from the Norman conquest. Address: windsor castle, windsor and maidenhead