Art and Architecture of Hearst Castle
1/21/2021 1:00pm (Central Time)

(11:00am PT, 12:00pm MT, 2:00pm ET)

Offered by: Hearst Castle
Program Description:
Located in central California, along the Pacific Coast stands Hearst Castle. This architectural wonder, was the home of the famous American newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst from 1919 to 1947. At one time, christened La Cuesta Encantada or The Enchanted Hill by its famous resident, today it is both a California Historical Landmark and a National Historical Landmark. Hearst, a prolific collector of art and antiques, designed the construction of Hearst Castle to provide space necessary to display his vast collection of artifacts. Come explore the variety of historical architectural structures, all based on what Hearst himself had seen during his travels around Europe.