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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Castle Restoration Project

Restoring Chicago’s Only Castle

YouTube: Three years ago, the congregation that meets in the Givins Castle discovered the turrets were crumbling. With determination and hope, they partnered with supporters across the neighborhood, city, and…
Castle Renovation of the crenellation
Castle Restoration Project
Givins Beverly Castle Restoration Task Force Update
Castle Restoration Project
Givins Beverly Castle Restoration Campaign

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