Tour the Castle
Step back in time and tour the last of the great resorts built in Delaware Water Gap.Tour the Castle is a guided tour that provides the history of the Castle Inn. Built in 1906, it served as a summer home to tourists who flocked to the area to escape city heat and enjoy the mountain air and Delaware River. Discover its history, from the end of the Victorian Era as a thriving resort with the latest amenities, to a training ground for Hall of Fame boxers, through the music empire of Fred Waring, to today. You can enjoy its shops, Victorian ice cream parlor, and event venue. Tours meet in the lobby of the shops Saturdays and Sundays at 2pm. Tours involve walking and last about an hour. Reservations are required for groups of ten or more. Group tours can be made by appointment. Call in advance for special accommodations.