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“What a vibe”

La Cittadella di Alessandria
Ranked #1 of 78 things to do in Alessandria
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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

A place full of energy, historical. Calm place today, but the citadel was a "warm up" to the army, so you can almost hear the voices of the soldiers getting ready to some campaign when you close your eyes.

Thank duanefernando
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Its old camp for Italian army in the past!!!. Very big with big fiels,... many buildings but some very dangerious because its very old. But general its historycal place.

Thank Deybi W
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

In itself the Cittadella is a magnificent piece of engineering and certainly holds an imposing character. It is possible to walk in to the grounds from the new bridge and wander around, but there is not really much there with regards to information or interactive activities.

In my opinion, this site will be significantly helped by the new road and foot bridge across the river - which is good to walk over and look at the fast flowing river below.

I hope more information can be provided about the site over the coming months and years, as there must be a huge amount of history to explain.

If you have a spare couple of hours to go to see it, I still would, as it is an incredible achievement to build, perfect for a picnic with lots of space for children to play (there is also a fenced swing park in the grounds).

Thank ezape
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Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

As we were told it was the only day in the year when it was possible to an exhibition of military equipment, cycles, vehicles and a tank! And yes we saw few of old units of those used by American, German and even Italian armies. What about the citadel? Well, not much. Just old military barracks with a huge yard inside and an entrance easy to miss. Do not worry if you miss it.

Thank Evaldas B
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Reviewed 30 March 2016

It is nice to go on a warm day, it is beautiful, historic and an amazing spot to watch the sunrise or sunset. Looks really like a scenario of a movie.

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