He began guided tours in July, with the idea it would only last a month. Tours have been booked into August, with more people wanting to come.
Havencrest Curator Michael S. Dunavant said everyone is awed at how elaborate and beautiful the castle is, not expecting to find such a place in the small town. He added that one person could not believe people could accomplish so much in one lifetime.
Those interested in tours should call Dunavant at (225) 603-3654. The castle is not handicap accessible.