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8 Disney Castles You Can Actually Visit in Real Life

PureWow Logo By letters@purewow.com (Alexia Dellner) of PureWow | Slide 1 of 8: <p>The evil queen’s castle in Disney’s first animated feature film is said to be based on this <a href="http://www.alcazardesegovia.com/">impressive fortress in Segovia</a> that’s shaped like the bow of a ship. Built in the early 12th century, the striking building has been a royal palace, a prison, a college, a military academy and now a museum. (But we like it best for its role in the Disney classic.) </p>

'SNOW WHITE': ALCAZAR Castle, Spain

The evil queen’s castle in Disney’s first animated feature film is said to be based on this impressive fortress in Segovia that’s shaped like the bow of a ship. Built in the early 12th century, the striking building has been a royal palace, a prison, a college, a military academy and now a museum. (But we like it best for its role in the Disney classic.)

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