Chicago’s Only Castle

The History of Givins’ Irish Castle and Its Keepers

The Fascinating Story of a Renaissance Man Who Broke Ground in 1886 to Build a Castle All the Way to Its Current Keepers

The documentary and companion book, with over 400 images, offer a glimpse into Chicago during the late 1800s and chronicle the lives of the five castle keepers.

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March 22, 2018 in Book Signing, Presentation

Presentation and Book Signing at the Castle: March 31, 2018

Errol will be at the Castle presenting to Adventure Cycling Tours on March 31, 2018 at 11:00am. A book signing will also be held. The Castle is located at 10244…
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Upcoming Presentations

Learn about the castle and its keepers and the research involved

March 31, 2018 @ 11:00am
The Castle
Presentation and Book Signing
April 11, 2018 @ 6:00pm
Newberry Library
Presentation and Book Signing

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