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Welcome to Uhuburg

Uhuburg is a Renaissance castle just outside the Alpine, Bavarian City of Helen, GA. It is a philosophical, food producing, naturalistic, and celebratory place. 


Grand Opening  ~  May 2023

Spend an afternoon touring the grounds

Stay overnight in the castle chambers

Host your next event at the Castle


Get Intrigued

With Medieval features, intriguing purpose and great views, Uhuburg is unlike any other place you've experienced.

Special Edition

Pre-Opening Insider Tours are Here

Insider Tours are fundraising sneak previews of Uhuburg through the lens of our 4 part mission during our final season under construction. Tours are guided.

Tours available on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays

Registration required, space is limited.

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What to See & Do


Castle Walls

Every part of the 2 level walls is a unique vista. Explore the upper rampart or ground level


Trail Hike

Trek alongside waterfalls and look for native orchids on two miles of forest trails


Mural Walk

See how humankind has sought to understand life and its meaning    More Info


Are you up for it? Climb the 8 story Tower for a magnificent view of the Blue Ridge Mnts


Garden Stroll

Enjoy the blooms, produce and carnivorous bog of Uhuburg Gardens    More Info


Zen Garden

Rest, reflect and decompress from our busy world in the Zen Garden

Plan Your Visit

Tours, Overnight Stays & Bookings

A Bit of the Story

Father ~ Daughter Duo

Bob Marthai   Owner, architect and builder who dreamed of building a castle in the mountains of North Georgia to share what he has found to be important for the good life. Bob is an ex-psychologist and retired tall ship captain and naval architect.
Naomi Marthai   Administrative assistant with many hats: muralist, web designer, gardener, and more to come. Naomi was previously an 8th grade science teacher and loves to dance, especially with her Dad.

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