List of Crusader castles

Krak des Chevaliers was built during the 12th and 13th centuries by the Knights Hospitaller with later additions by Mamluks. It is a World Heritage Site.[1]

This is a list of castles in the Eastern Mediterranean and Middle East, founded or occupied during the Crusades. For crusader castles in Poland and the Baltic states, see Ordensburg.

Sidon's Sea Castle built by the crusaders as a fortress of the holy land in Sidon, Lebanon.

Crusader states

Kingdom of Cyprus/Kingdom of Jerusalem/County of Edessa/Principality of Antioch/Principality of Galilee/County of Jaffa and Ascalon/Lordship of Oultrejordain/Lordship of Sidon/County of Tripoli


Kyrenia Castle



The remains of Belvoir Castle
Monfort castle



Crusader Castle in the village of Toron, Lebanon.


The remains of Margat


The ruins of Bagras Castle, viewed from the southeast

See also


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