Casa Loma Castle Toronto

Casa Loma, which is one of the most visited points of Toronto, is used as a museum today, but it is also used for film, photo shootings, movie gala and exhibitions. Although it hosts horror movies in particular, it has also been one of the shooting places for movies such as X-Men series and Chicago. The library, garden and wine cellar of this magnificent building are also quite beautiful.

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The construction, the construction of which started in 1911, was completed in 1914 and 3.5 million USD was spent for the building. It was the largest private property in Canada at the time it was built with 98 rooms and 6,011 square meters. Ser Henry Pellatt, who has a lot of influence, built such a big castle to host his guests in the best way and to organize fun parties. The castle, which has a dazzling interior design, has very stylish furniture, upholstery, carpets and sculptures. The castle, built with the understanding of gothic awakening, also has hidden tunnels.

The castle, which hosts the parties and banquets of Sir Henry Pellatt, has not remained the castle of Sir Henry for a long time. With the crisis that began to make its effect felt after the First World War, Sir Henry’s works started to deteriorate and the tax of the fortress was greatly increased. In the early 1920s, the castle was sold and used as a hotel. It is used as a museum today and is one of the most beautiful places to see in Toronto.

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