Gillette Castle State Park
River Road, East Haddam. Connecticut
Designed and Built in 1919
by William Hooker Gillette, a well known actor (the original Sherlock Holmes).
Located on a 184 acre estate, this midieval castle overlooks the Connecticut
River. The park is open year round. The castle is open 10 a.m.
- 5 p.m. daily from May 25th through Oct. 14th.