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Rocca Albornoz di Narni

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Rocca Albornoz di Narni

356 Reviews
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The chronicles of Narnia
US$316.49 per adult
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Via di Feronia, 05035, Narni Italy
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Narni, history and legend in Ancient Narnia - Private Tour
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Narni, history and legend in Ancient Narnia - Private Tour

Visit Narni, land of myths, legends and history at the very centre of Italy!<br>Built on a rocky spur overlooking the breathtaking Nera valley, the picturesque medieval city of Narni is dominated by a majestic fortress, called Rocca di Albornoz.<br>Our passionate and knowledgeable guide will lead you through the fascinating alleys and Middle-Aged palaces to discover the masterpieces of the gothic Cathedral, from a painted basrelief dated back to the VI century to the medieval frescoes and mosaics. <br>In the Museum of Palazzo Eroli you will see an original egyptian mummy and masterpieces by famous italian painters like Benozzo Gozzoli and Ghirlandaio. Don't forget to discover the secrets of ancient Narnia, the Roman city that inspired English writer C.S.Lewis, and the stone lion that gave him the idea for “The Chronicles of Narnia”!
US$60.94 per adult
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walkero2016 wrote a review Nov. 2017
Mission Viejo, California340 contributions42 helpful votes
Visited the National Archeological Museum in Viterbo-extremely interesting with artifacts and information dating from approximately 1200 BC to 800 AD. A number of sites that have been excavated revealing archeological treasures! Must displays had English as well as Italian explanations.
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Date of experience: November 2017
Gianluca A wrote a review Jul. 2017
Sydney, Australia45 contributions36 helpful votes
it is the probably the best attraction in Narni BUT unfortunately it is still closed and NO ONE really knows when it will open. It would not be that bad if getting there was not so hard unless you have ..... a micro car lol.
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Date of experience: July 2017
Liza S wrote a review May 2017
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We arrived to see that the castle is closed, and there was some number on the wall with some Italian writing. We called to find out the castle is closed until July. On the bright side, the walk to the castle was very scenic, and worth if you want to take some beautiful pictures of the valley, but difficult when you're walking uphill at a 30C heat.
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Date of experience: May 2017
Martin W wrote a review Feb. 2017
12 contributions2 helpful votes
This well restored hilltop castle is worth the effort to climb up to. Though the museum is sparse in things to see the scriptorium was memorable
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Date of experience: October 2016
Menahem K wrote a review Oct. 2016
Tel Aviv, Israel99 contributions47 helpful votes
Worth climbing the for the views alone. The museum is quite a random collection, mostly of immitation articles intended to convey an image of past life in the caste. Not very convincing, but kids may like it.
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Date of experience: September 2016
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