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Castello del Buonconsiglio Monumenti e Collezioni Provinciali

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WOW! Impressive!

As I arrived here I immediately thought: “wow so wonderful!” This building consist in a medieval... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Urbino, Italy
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A maze of a castle

This is a rambling, sprawling, maze of a medieval castle, sometime residence of the prince-bishops... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Matlock, United Kingdom
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The Buonconsiglio Castle is the largest and most important monumental complex of the Trentino Alto Adige region. It was the residence of the prince-bishops of Trento from the 13th century to the end of the 18th century, and is composed of a series...more
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Via Cardinale Bernardo Clesio 5, 38122, Trento, Italy
+39 0461 233770
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As I arrived here I immediately thought: “wow so wonderful!” This building consist in a medieval castle, even though it has a long story, and is is not a really medieval buildings, it date back to a previous age. Anyway... I really suggest this museum...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2018

This is a rambling, sprawling, maze of a medieval castle, sometime residence of the prince-bishops of Trento … complete with historical artefacts (including some of the best Roman finds we’ve seen in western Europe). Various paintings and frescoes are on display too – it’s a...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2018

went here on a day trip while on a saga trip ( very good by the way , not all old fossils ) this is a small ferry boat off the mainland , onto the little Island in the lake , STUNNING . Its a...More

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Beautiful castle, exterior as well as the interior. The castle alone is worth visiting the city. Also very nice to relax in the gardens.

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Reviewed 22 September 2018

built around 1485 it was the residence of the PRINCE BISHOP. Now is a Museum....a lot of expositions!!!

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Reviewed 8 September 2018

I've only seen it from outside and the gardens, but looks very nice. Next time I hope I will have enough time to make the full tour

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Reviewed 29 August 2018

Went here to Trento with the to see this Castello and my goodness what an amazing place to see. Stunning and beautiful is not how I would describe a Castle but the exception is this one. You don't have to go out of Trento as...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2018

I have brought here several foreign friends, and all of them enjoyed the visit of the castle. The castle is made of several different parts, with different styles (you can see it even from outside). It is quite big just to walk around (take your...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Gorgeously maintained historic castle right in the centre of Trento. Well worth a visit. Affordable to visit. I recommend paying the additional 2€ to see the frescoes in the Eagle Tower.

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Reviewed 26 July 2018

We visited this Castello by chance, and what a lucky chance it was. The Castello has been completely restored and is in a good condition. It is very extensive, so be prepared to do quite a lot of walking. The ceilings are wonderful, so keep...More

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You can take pictures, but it's really better to focus on the art when you're there, as your time is really limited to the audiotour. They hustle you out afterward. You can buy a set of postcards with professional photos... More