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Castello Svevo di Brindisi

Via Castello, Brindisi, Italy
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Must see. Cannot see.

Impressive, massive, long history. Functions today as a military building, therefore cannot be... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
anxor_2
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Bucuresti
Nice Castle Closed To The Public

It looked to be an intersting historical castle but sadly it is used by the miliary and closed to... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
Oldjack
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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  • Excellent38%
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3 Aug 2017
“Must see. Cannot see.”
5 Jun 2017
“Nice Castle Closed To The Public”
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Via Castello, Brindisi, Italy
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Impressive, massive, long history. Functions today as a military building, therefore cannot be visited.

1  Thank anxor_2
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

It looked to be an intersting historical castle but sadly it is used by the miliary and closed to the public. Worth taking a look from the gate however.

1  Thank Oldjack
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

So bad it' s closed to the public, but if you're interested in castles still worth the walk to it, which won't take you long since Brindisi is not a big place and everything is at relatively short walking distance;

1  Thank nadia16
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

cause it's a army place the caste is closed, it's possible arrange visits in advance (i don't know if it's easy) if you want see the castle from outside go along ''via dei mille'' and not along the coast.

Thank bitto2015
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

The castle itself is interesting to see. There is a theater that shows an informational video in many languages. The thing that interested us the most was the ability to see the actual areas where the archaeological dig is continuing and the many items on...More

Thank greggamp
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Reviewed 19 July 2015

The Castle Svevo di Brindisi is visible from many parts of Brindisi and looks very interesting, but visitors should be aware that it is not possible to actually visit the castle currently. I checked at the tourist information office and they told me there is...More

3  Thank SteveWhelan
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Reviewed 31 May 2014

Great old churches to visit interesting place nothing to dislike if you go to Italy you must see this place

Thank Gayrod
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Reviewed 4 July 2012

While you need to book in order to visit, this castle is amazing. You can see the whole port from it and visit the rooms where apparently the king of Italy stayed durung the war. Worth a visit...

6  Thank ANDREAARI
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Alexia Z
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Response from Oldjack | Reviewed this property |
The castle is now an operating naval base and as far as I could see it did not offer tours but suggest you visit one of the Brindisi or Visit Puglia sites and they do refer to the castle but on checking there we no details... More
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