DiCamillo Companion
England

Portland Castle

  • Built / Designed For: King Henry VIII

    House & Family History: Henry VIII built this coastal fort for the purposes of defense from the threat of the Spanish and French invasions.

  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Current Ownership Type: English Heritage

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Phone: 01305-820-539

    Email: customers@english-heritage.org.uk

    Website: https://www.english-heritage.org.uk

    Historic Houses Member: No