Gallery: The Gilded Age Boldt Castle in Upstate New York Sits on Its Ow...

The main castle would have served the Boldts, with their two children, with ample room for 100 guests. 300 workers were on site to build the incredible estate, until Boldt sent a telegram to cease construction, upon his wife's sudden death in 1904. The castle was then left to the elements and vandals for years to come, as Boldt never returned to the island.

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  1. Aim Patrick March 26, 2014 at 1:29 pm

    Toured this as a teen and dreamed of how it looks now. Glad to see the money was found to complete it.

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