Grey Towers Castle

Aug 15, 2012 Sarah Schwartz

Media: Grey Towers Tops List of '12 Awe-inspiring American Castles'

Fox News featured Arcadia University's Grey Towers Castle in "12 Awe-inspiring American Castles," an article that explores the most impressive  turrets, passageways and moats in the nation and the fascinating stories behind them. Most colleges contend to be fortresses of learning, but Arcadia...

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Apr 1, 2011 Sarah Schwartz

Polishing the Past: Grey Towers Castle

By Sarah R. Schwartz ’10 Two weeks into a grueling and labor intensive process, Michael McCarron of Mike’s Furniture Refinishing, is all smiles. It is not everyday that he gets to work in a castle. Under the direction of Tom Macchi, Associate Vice President of Facilities and Capital Planning,...

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Jan 29, 2010 Purnell Cropper

Old Artwork Uncovered in Castle Restroom

While renovating the first floor women’s restroom in Grey Towers Castle, Dave Dillon, a painter from Guilden Painting, discovered a long-obscured painting above the door transom. A pair of lions had been standing guard in the mural hidden from view for many years beneath several layers of paint. “...

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