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“Visit the home of the Boromeo family” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Rocca di Angera

Rocca di Angera
Via Rocca 10 | Angera, Laveno-Mombello, Italy
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Type: Landmarks
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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“Visit the home of the Boromeo family”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

The Rocca - a castle - sits on a hill overlooking the southern most part of Lake Maggiore. A dominant medieval building, built by the Boromeo family in order to control all trade passing up and down the lake. Contain a standing exhibition of dolls, and normally has another exhibition of some sort of another. Add to that a really interesting restaurant, plus a superb view of the Lake, and it really is a must place to visit.

Visited April 2014
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