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Helen, GA
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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. 


Join us for our Grand Opening Season

Open on weekends

Tour the grounds: Get tickets

Book Uhuburg for your special event or a photoshoot: Contact Us

Stay overnight in the castle chambers: Pricing and availability tbd

Get Intrigued

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

Uhuburg Roses by Judy Host
Please note:
We will be closed for Private Events on
Saturday Sept 30 and Saturday Oct 28.

Open dates and other closings can be found on the ticket calendar.
Plan Your Visit

Enjoy an afternoon at the castle!

Open on most Saturdays & Sundays

--> Entrance from 10:00 to 2:00

--> Closes at 3:00

What to See & Do

Guided Tours

Join Bob or Naomi on a guided tour to learn about architecture, mural and garden highlights

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Castle Walls

Every part of the 2 level walls is a unique vista.

Photo by J.Hodge

Peruse the Statues

Classic statues are found throughout the grounds. Some celebrate the human body.


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


Mural Walk

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


Coming Soon

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


Garden Stroll

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

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Gazebo & Zen Garden

Rest, relax and reflect in various features and benches around the grounds. Photo by L.Cash

Buster Brown with Yonah the Eagle Owl

Attend a Workshop

More Falconry, Swordsmanship, and other workshops are in the works!

Bookings & Accommodations
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Uhuburg as a Venue
Now accepting inquires and bookings Learn more

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The Castle is calling for your next shoot See More

3rd Floor Guest Chamber

Castle chambers are being prepared. Date & pricing tbd

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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