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Amazing site hidden away!

Despite living relatively close by, was completely unaware of the existence of this place. Great... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Arwyn J
via mobile
Be sure to see the church with the amazing frescoes

The two parts of the Parco Archeologico di Castelseprio that we saw were the ruins of a a Roman... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2017
Mmarymomm
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Pleasanton, California
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Via Castelvecchio 1513, 21050 Castelseprio, Italy
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Despite living relatively close by, was completely unaware of the existence of this place. Great find, well worth a visit. Town an fortified area destroyed in the 12th century. Huge site of the walled area is impressive with informative materials also in English. The FAI...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2017

The two parts of the Parco Archeologico di Castelseprio that we saw were the ruins of a a Roman fort and then a Lombard monastery and town and the Church of Santa Maria Fortas Portas. The ruins were scattered about a large area with explanation...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is an amazing, surprising site, complete with famous, delicate early medieval frescoes of high quality, but it's not a cool, amjusing place for tromping around with kids. What's left are remains from the Lombard kingdom, a myth or mystery to most educated people. If...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2014

This attraction has no reviews in English, which is a real shame, because it is really interesting. We visited the Archaeological Park of Castelseprio exactly one year ago, on August 4th, 2013. It was a Sunday, which is the best day to visit, because everything...More

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