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Fortezza Museo delle Armi Civitella del Tronto

Via Roma, 64010 Civitella del Tronto, Italy
+39 320 842 4540
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I did not expected to find such a beautiful place, well manteined and full of history. Just loved... read more

Reviewed February 1, 2015
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
via mobile
Interesting Views from the castle walk

It was a bit cold when we went, however not many people about so plenty of opportunity to look in... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2014
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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The Fortress of Civitella del Tronto stands at 600 meters above sea level, in a very strategic position, at the old northern boundary between the Kingdom of Naples to the South and the Kingdom of the Holy See to the North. It is one of the largest and most important work of military engineering in Europe, characterized by its elliptical shape with an area of 25.000 square meters and a length of more than 500 meters.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
“What a view from the top!”
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Via Roma, 64010 Civitella del Tronto, Italy
+39 320 842 4540
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Reviewed February 1, 2015 via mobile

I did not expected to find such a beautiful place, well manteined and full of history. Just loved it! Definitely a must to go place!

Reviewed November 9, 2014

It was a bit cold when we went, however not many people about so plenty of opportunity to look in every nook and cranny. Bought the English guide book which helped, but as we walked round could have done with more information in English, however...More

Thank 126iana
Reviewed September 4, 2014

Civitella fortress and village too are worth for visiting it. It's an intersting place and you have amazing views of the surroundings, just come!!!

1  Thank calabrus
Reviewed August 28, 2014

Disorganized staff, we were separated into groups for the many reservations acceptedI so I could partially see the show 'wild' even though I paid the full ticket, for what I have seen the show 'wild' is beautiful

1  Thank Pietro S
Reviewed August 5, 2014

spectacular views over surrounding countryside and very interesting castle. The village is also very interesting. Really enjoyed visiting...

1  Thank kahanamoku
Reviewed July 22, 2014

If you like old forts and old cities, you should definitely visit Civitella del Tronto. The old city is charming and the fortress full of history. We really enjoyed it

Thank Tina C
Reviewed July 10, 2014

Definitely worth the visit, it was a lot bigger than what we had imagined. There is an entry charge. The museum there was very interesting and there is a shop where you can buy souvenirs and drinks. There are two mobile staircases that take you...More

1  Thank Glenys C
Reviewed April 10, 2013

A beautiful and large fort. Full of history. Very nice and stunning views all over the Gran Sasso mountains.

1  Thank betsyMeijel
Reviewed September 26, 2012

The site itself has 2 defects, that the pavements have been as long as I have been going there, in shambles, and currently during renovations there is a long stairway to get there, indications are not given upon arrival to town, so if you are...More

3  Thank Mary R
Reviewed January 26, 2012

Walking around the remains of this fortress really gives you a feel for what it would have been like in that period. However there's very little information provided, especially in English, so you have to sort of guess for yourself exactly what rooms were used...More

1  Thank fairy g
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