This crusader castle was built by the Knights Templar. Construction began in around 1218. The castle is located just to the south of the large city of Haifa in Israel. The castle is also known as Castle Pilgrim, in recognition of the work done by pilgrims who helped build it. It is also known as the Atlit fortress. Built on the coast on a promontory the castle was protected on three sides by the sea.
1218   Construction of Castle Pelerin
 The Knights Templar, with the help of pilgrims, built this castle in the Holy Land.[1]

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Trebuchet Game (Beta Version)

Take control of a medieval trebuchet to destroy the enemy castle and capture their flag.



Virtual Reconstructions

Transport yourself back up to a thousand years and explore historical buildings as they may have appeared in the past.

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Android Phone App

TimeRef UK Castles Mobile App for Android Phone

This Android app allows you to find castles thar are near you. Currently the app includes only English and Welsh castles.

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