Hearst Castle is open and can be reached from the south via Paso Robles and Cambria, but Highway One is closed from the north at Ragged Point.

From the legendary media genius who first dreamed of building a magnificent residence to crown his 250,000 acres of undeveloped ranch, and to the skilled and masterful architect who supervised nearly every aspect of construction for more than 28 years, discover the historic people who played pivotal roles in Hearst Castle history.