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Piatt Castles

10051 Township Road 47, West Liberty, OH 43357-9462
+1 937-465-2821
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Interesting architecture but.....castles???

The history and architecture of the homes is interesting but calling them castles is quite a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sharon M
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Worth the trip

5 stars for the history, 4 stars for the lack of upkeep. This was my 2nd time touring the castles... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
luvhighway1
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Ohio
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10051 Township Road 47, West Liberty, OH 43357-9462
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"self guided tour"
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"american history"
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"ohio caverns"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The history and architecture of the homes is interesting but calling them castles is quite a stretch! One is in better shape than the other and that is an understatement. Perhaps they should finish restoration with the the second house before showing it. It needs...More

1  Thank Sharon M
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

5 stars for the history, 4 stars for the lack of upkeep. This was my 2nd time touring the castles. A lot of interesting things to read on the self guided tour about the area, family and brothers. When I went, there was a leak...More

1  Thank luvhighway1
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This self guided tour through two castles was very interesting. The larger one is in disrepair, which makes it even more interesting. You can see what time and weather does over many time periods because the renovations over the years provide a time capsule. Although...More

Thank hoffmannv58
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Both castles are about one mile apart. One is in better shape than the other. But you need to go see them. It's astonishing that something so unique is here in Ohio & not that far from Columbus. Inlaid floors, great antiques, Super design, hand...More

1  Thank AnnabelleHimes63
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Oh wow! Did we stumble on to a wonderful day out. I fly fish the Mad River and one fisherman mentioned the Piatt Castles and a small stream near it. I'd thought they were Indian ruins. Wrong. They are a wonderful piece of Americana with...More

Thank Jeff B
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Get lost in history. Here it`s easy to imagine the Mad River Valley as it looked a hundred years ago.

Thank chubby2017
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Both "castles" are in need or repair the Mac-o-chee is in need more. It's a shame to let these historic homes go to the dogs. I noticed the gutter even had trees growing out of it, how easy is it to clean them. I have...More

Thank Vern O
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

Who knew that little old West Liberty Ohio had this little gem tucked away. Great history and fun looking at this lovely home.

Thank EaMcJohn
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

To be honest, I was torn between "Average" and "Very Good" on this one. I'm an Engineer so I really get a kick out of this kind of stuff so that probably led to me bumping the rating up a little higher than some others...More

1  Thank jeb6294
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

My husband and I visited the Piatt Castles this past weekend. Below is our review of these unique castles: ~There are two castles: Mac-O-Cheek and Mac-O-Chee. They are located right down the road from one another, and you can visit just one or both. ~The...More

1  Thank Chops1971
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