Castle at Caen – William the Conqueror

By |2017-07-29T23:57:26+00:00July 29th, 2017|Architecture, Medieval|

Outer walls of Caen castle, Normandy, France This is the castle that William the Conqueror built before he left to conquer England, to defend his own territory in Normandy, in France. William built this castle around 1050 AD. That's about the same time as he built the Abbaye aux Hommes and the Abbaye aux Dames. The [...]