The largest castle in England and still an official Royal residence. The castle is situated on the banks of the River Thames at Windsor, Berkshire, west of London. It was founded by William the Conqueror in the 11th Century and first used as a royal residence by Henry I 50 years later. In the 16th Century it was upgraded from a fotress to a palatial castle.

In 1992 large parts of the castle were badly damaged by a fire and was closed for nearly 5 years. The rooms are furnished with some of the most important works of art in the Queen's private collection, including paintings by Rembrandt, Rubens and van Dyck amongst others. St. George's Chapel within the castle grounds is the final resting place of 10 British monarchs.

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