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Via del Castello
Fortified complex, example of both medieval austerity and renaissance elegance.The fortress dates back to the 12th century, has a rectangular plan and low, square and round towers. Its separated by means of a wide ditch, now used as a garden, from the residential palace, adapted at the end of the 18th century to the remains of the ancient borough. Inside the palace, beautiful pictorial decorations and precious frescoes are preserved. The inner ward is surrounded on three sides by an airy 15th century sandstone loggia.

The Castle belongs to Associazione Castelli del Ducato di Parma e Piacenza. E-mail
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Saturday guided tours 11.00 am; 3:30 pm; 5:00 pm
Holiday time
Guided tours 11.00 am; 3:00 pm; 4.30 pm; 5.45 pm (Sunday and festive days)
Opening times
From 17 March to 4 November 2019
Entrance fee
8,50 Euros
7,00 Euros
children from 0 to 6 years old
How to get there
Bus stop at 100 m; parking at 50 m.
Information Office
Last update
Tuesday, 05 March 2019
News and information edited by the Tourist Information Office of the Municipalities of Bobbio, Borgonovo V.T., Castell'Arquato, Piacenza and Vigolzone