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An outside look at the east wall which Ed brought with him from Florida City. On the other side of the wall is Ed's bathtub and another 6 pointed star.

An outside look at the east wall which Ed brought with him from Florida City. On the other side of the wall is Ed's bathtub and another 6 pointed star.

Entrance to the Coral Castle. The tall rectangular piece of coral is from Florida City, and the coral creating the archway at the entrance is from Homestead. The 3 Ton Gate, which spins with the push of a finger, is to the right. The dolman or "menhir" stone is in the distance to the right as well.

Entrance to the Coral Castle. The tall rectangular piece of coral is from Florida City, and the coral creating the archway at the entrance is from Homestead. The 3 Ton Gate, which spins with the push of a finger, is to the right. The dolman or "menhir" stone is in the distance to the right as well.

Outside the Tower at the Coral Castle looking North

Outside the Tower at the Coral Castle looking North

Coral Castle Mystery solved with AMAZING new footage

The Mystery of Coral Castle Solved! Thanks to a short piece of film which actually shows leeds hoisting a 15 ton block of limestone using block & tackle set-up!

This image shows the North Wall to the left. What is interesting is that the same etching on the metal door can be found on one of the coral blocks in the image. Can you find it!

This image shows the North Wall to the left. What is interesting is that the same etching on the metal door can be found on one of the coral blocks in the image.

Ed's Tower. Below is the entrance to the tool room, and to the right are the 16 steps leading to Ed's room above. When you walk in Ed's room, on the left, are the "secret to the universe" numbers carved into the coral.

Below is the entrance to the tool room, and to the right are the 16 steps leading to Ed's room above. When you walk in Ed's room, on the left, are the "secret to the universe" numbers carved into the coral.

Coral Castle-Homestead, FL-This strange is a wonder of stone furniture and sculptures carved out of one piece of stone and weighing anywhere from 15 to 30 tons.

The nine-ton gate. Perhaps the most memorable of all of the elements of the…

The nine-ton gate. Perhaps the most memorable of all of the elements of the Coral Castle since, in earlier days, it was reported that a three-year old child was able to rotate the gate with no difficulty. The secret of its functioning was only revealed ye

Coral Castle, Miami, Florida---Coral Castle doesn't look much like a castle, but that hasn't discouraged generations of tourists from wanting to see it. That's because it was built by one man, Ed Leedskalnin, a Latvian immigrant who single-handedly and mysteriously excavated, carved, and erected over 2.2 million pounds of coral rock to build this place, even though he stood only five feet tall and weighed a mere 100 pounds.

The Coral Castle // Created by Edward Leedskalnin over 28 years using supposed supernatural abilities

Coral Castle: The Story of Ed Leedskalnin and his American Stonehenge by Rusty McClure. $12.85. Author: Rusty McClure. Publisher: Ternary Publishing; First Edition edition (September 9, 2009). Publication: September 9, 2009. 250 pages. Save 29% Off!

Books: Coral Castle: The Mystery of Ed Leedskalnin and His American Stonehenge (Paperback) by Jack Heffron (Author) and Rusty Mcclure (Author)

Coral Castle Florida Vacation information

beds, chairs, dinning room table that looks like Florida including a finger bowl of Lake Okeechobee

More foliage at the Coral Castle

More foliage at the Coral Castle

Front Entrance to the Coral Castle. The coral that you see was quarried here in Homestead. Ed's Tower is to the right, his 243 ton living quarters complete with a tool room below. There are 16 steps going up to Ed's room, a number that is represented in other locations at the Coral Castle.

Front Entrance to the Coral Castle. The coral that you see was quarried here in Homestead. Ed's Tower is to the right, his 243 ton living quarters complete with a tool room below. There are 16 steps going up to Ed's room, a number that is represented in other locations at the Coral Castle.

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