Hearst Castle Tours are Open. Highway 1 North of Castle is subject to closure due to slides. For road conditions go to www.dot.ca.gov/dist05/road_information.htm.

From the legendary newspaper baron who first dreamed of turning 250,000 acres of undeveloped ranch land into a magnificent and towering estate to the skilled and masterful architect who supervised nearly every aspect of construction for over 28 years, discover the historic people who played pivotal roles in Hearst Castle history.