Assembly Room | Hearst Castle

Assembly Room | Hearst Castle

 Welcome to the magnificent Assembly room. This room stands on its own in terms of size, and grandeur. Measuring in at 2600 sq. ft., this room was more than enough space for a lively evening of dancing, and card games. A grand room to mingle over a cocktail, or...

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Assembly Room | Hearst Castle

Assembly Room | Hearst Castle

 Hanging on the walls of the Assembly room are a number of 17th century Flemish tapestries. One such tapestry by Jacob Jordaens, tells a tale of the thunderous God Neptune. Here Neptune can be seen creating a horse, by striking his powerful trident against the shore, while Neptune’s wife...

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Assembly Room | Hearst Castle

Assembly Room | Hearst Castle

 On the back wall of the Assembly room, is a 16th century fireplace made of stone. This spectacular French mantel is 15ft high, and 7ft wide, making it a striking fixture within this grand space. The mantel was purchased by William Hearst, from art dealers French and Company. Prior...

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Assembly Room | Hearst Castle

Assembly Room | Hearst Castle

 The wonderful ambiance that this room creates helped guests to relax and unwind. This grand space was created with the sole purpose of entertaining. Here guests would mingle, dance to music, and play card games. This made the Assembly room a very important social hub of the Castle. More...

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