Casa Loma - Toronto's Majestic Castle
Experience the romance of a bygone era at Toronto's renowned, Casa Loma. This majestic landmark is the unique legacy of Sir Henry Mill Pellatt. Knighted by King Edward VII, Sir Henry achieved the rank of Major General in the Queen's Own Rifles, one of Canada's oldest regiments.
Casa Loma took three years and $3.5 million to build. Sir Henry Pellatt filled Casa Loma with artwork from Canada and around the world. Casa Loma stood as a monument to its creator - it surpassed any private home in North America. With soaring battlements and secret passageways, it paid homage to the castles and knights of days gone by.
Sir Henry Pellatt's numerous business and military connections demanded entertaining on a large scale. Casa Loma's romantic borrowing from the past, tempered by necessary modern day conveniences, provided the perfect setting.
A wonderful castle experience!