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Historical Museum if the Miramar Castle

Address: Viale Miramare, 34151 Trieste, Italy
Phone Number: +39 040 224143
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Ranked #12 of 70 Attractions in Trieste
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Museums
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Type: Museums
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 6:30 pm

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
3 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

After catching a bus from Trieste, we had a long - but pleasant - walk along the sea front to get to the Castle. The gardens are no less worth visiting than the Castle itslef, which is packed with intersting itmes. Best of all (for me) was the ground-floor room done out like a ship's cabin.

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Zagreb, Croatia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

At first glance you can see that the Austrians have built it, but it is not maintained as similar castles in Austria. The rooms are nicely furnished, well maintained garden, but the very vicinity of the castle should be cleaner. The sign at the entrance says that one hour of parking costs 3 euros, on the board at the toll... More 

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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We were driving back ti Croatia and followed the signs to Miramar Castle.Didn't have enough time to walk around the gardens.The castle - they knew what good life is. Worth visiting and paying both entrance and parking.Come with time to see all that is there to be seen.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Maximilian had a great idea to build this place, but it's too bad he did not live long enough to enjoy it. Beautiful rooms and decorations.

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Louisiana
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55 reviews 55 reviews
8 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

This castle is furnished .. unlike some that are empty spaces. Very enjoyable. Beautiful ocean views from the castle also.

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This is the Castle of Maximilian of Austria, before he left to become the Emperor of Mexico. Beautiful location on the see, can be visited in various languages in approximately 1 hour, but also the park merits a walk.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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101 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

This is small, but in an wonderful setting, and they have worked hard to give lots of information (which is in both Italian and good English). Not expensive, worth a trip - allow max. an hour.

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Dallas, Texas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

I wish I had spent the morning at the Revoltella museum instead. But we wanted a change of pace and some outdoors time. Alas, no sooner did we arrive than it looked as though it was about to pour down rain, so we headed inside to the castle before getting to see much of the grounds around it. The weather,... More 

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

Definately visit this beautiful Castle it is well preserved with great gardens. Spend the whole day or few hours is a must to do

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Brasov, Romania
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

Definitely visit the place and the surrounding gardens. Walk by the sea and if you get tirde get a bus! The sightseeing is great!

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