Highway 1 Construction Alert: Full overnight closures on Highway 1 from Gorda to Ragged Point from Sunday nights at approximately 10 pm through Friday mornings at approximately 7 am from June 7, 2015 through mid-September. Motorists will encounter one-way traffic controls in these areas when full closures are not in effect. For more information go to www.dot.ca.gov/dist05/road_information

Whether you’re visiting Hearst Castle or are far away, download the Hearst Castle mobile app on
your iPhone or Android (coming soon to iPad) for exclusive access to images, stories of its rich history, videos, and even music from its heyday. Turn on Explore mode while navigating the outside grounds, and receive information about the magnificent art, architecture and landscaping as you see and walk next to it. Even when not at the Castle, discover more about its glamorous history and famous patrons in the app Library.

Download the Hearst Castle mobile app to:

  • Learn about William Randolph Hearst, Julia Morgan, and other personalities who figure in the Castle’s history
  • Discover the Neptune Pool, private air strip, hidden dressing rooms, and much more
  • Listen to narration and read text by Hearst Castle historian Victoria Kastner
  • View beautiful images by Hearst Castle photographer Victoria Garagliano

Get the most out of your visit to America’s most fascinating castle and download the Hearst Castle mobile app for your iPhone or Android today.