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Castello Aragonese Murat

Discesa Castello Piazza della Repubblica, 89812 Pizzo, Italy
+39 389 929 6009
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5 minutes will be enough to visite this castello. Young boys will enjoy it much more then young... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Margoka
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Budapest, Hungary
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Nice location, not worth entering

Beautifully located on the edge of the Piazza reppublica. Worth walking around, not worth entering... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2016
Poncho85
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Meeuwen-Gruitrode, Belgium
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Discesa Castello Piazza della Repubblica, 89812 Pizzo, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

5 minutes will be enough to visite this castello. Young boys will enjoy it much more then young girls.

Thank Margoka
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Beautifully located on the edge of the Piazza reppublica. Worth walking around, not worth entering. The views around it are beautiful.

Thank Poncho85
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Italy surely has castles with far more interesting stories. But, if you made all the way to Rizzo, and the the piazza della republicca, the castle will provide you with a great view of the sea shore (with the obligatory local 18th century story).

Thank 777avi
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Well worth a visit. Cheap entry tickets (I cannot remember exactly). You can visit the old dungeon/castle with displays of armours and arms. Fantastic view from top.

Thank Windflying
Reviewed 21 July 2016

It is one from three points in Pizzo to value to see. Second is cave by see and third are restaurants there :-) This Castello is paid but the view to see from it is very nice.

Thank fikeisl
Reviewed 18 July 2016

A small castle, half an hour for a visit, to re-live the story of the execution of Murat. Well suited and interesting for children, ticket not too expensive, nice location - what's not to like? Besides, 20mt up there's the best ice cream in the...More

Thank cris1970
Reviewed 14 July 2016

While not large the Castle has well presented displays,in English,about its history including lots of information about Joachim Murat,a brother in law of Bonaparte,who was executed here.Period costumes on the mannequins are interesting.

Thank HaheiWanderer
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Well kept fortification with the recreation of Marat's trial. The rooms are well explained and this is a suitable place for children. The small castle is in the centre of town and is well kept. The entrance is reasonable and not expensive.

Thank Susi C
Reviewed 14 May 2016

This is a small museum in the city center. If you visit it, you will understand better the history of Italy. The museum was thoughtfully done and it is worth a visit.

Thank Streetsmart88
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Great history attached to this castle it was something new to us . Lovely tour around the rooms and cells very realistic figures and period dress .

Thank Interrailler
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