COVID-19 UPDATE (April 5, 2021): Amador County CA is currently in the RED TIER, meaning Preston Castle is able to resume limited historic and paranormal tour events while observing State mandated guidelines and restrictions. Subscribe below to our email updates to receive news of any changes to events and/or tours.


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Volunteering is a Great Way to

Help Save Preston Castle

Volunteers are key to the success of the Preston Castle Foundation. Our volunteer base is wide and varied but we’re always looking for specialty skilled individuals, i.e. plumbers, electricians, carpenters, landscapers, etc. We welcome all people who truly want to work together as a team to improve the Castle’s condition and upkeep.

Volunteer Opportunities

We invite you to join us in Saving the Castle. There is a committee for virtually every interest.

Whether you have a few hours a week to devote, or are willing to just help out at an event or two.



Learn More About Our Various Committees

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Conduct tours of the castle and grounds for the general public on Saturdays as well as special group tours on various days.

Plan and staff Foundation events.
Building Maintenance

Complete minor repairs and upkeep at Preston Castle.

Seek out grant opportunities and assist with grant applications.
Collect and document the history of Preston Castle and the Preston Castle Foundation.
Landscaping Maintenance
Plan and staff clean up events to maintain landscape around Preston Castle.
Marketing and Publicity
Assist with the development of marketing outreach materials such as press releases, web site content, and newsletters.
Private Funding
Reach out to private organizations, businesses, etc. to raise funds for Foundation projects.
Renovation Planning
Work with committee to set renovation goals and prioritize steps to meet those goals.
Site Development Committee
Lead planning processes for development of the Preston Castle site for future community usage as well as meet with City of Ione and Amador County to incorporate various local interests.

Volunteer Interest Form

To learn more about volunteer opportunities please complete the form below and someone will get back to you as soon as possible.

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Our Castle

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Location: 900 Palm Dr, Ione, CA 95640

Telephone: (209) 256-3623


Preston Castle Foundation