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Castello del Buonconsiglio Monumenti e Collezioni Provinciali

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gorgeous place not to be missed

very interesting visit, good historical profiel, and some amazing items i nthe collections. also... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
nicolass208
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Milan, Italy
A must-see, truly impressive heavy-weight museum, even by Italian standards!

WOW, this place absolutely has to be visited, as it is the centre-piece among Trento's sightseeing... read more

Reviewed March 8, 2019
LongTalker
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Bucharest, Romania
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The Buonconsiglio Castle is the largest and most important monumental complex of the Trentino Alto Adige region. It was the residence of the prince-bishops of Trento from the 13th century to the end of the 18th century, and is composed of a series...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very interesting visit, good historical profiel, and some amazing items i nthe collections. also nice rooms with beautiful ceilings and great views on the city

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 8, 2019

WOW, this place absolutely has to be visited, as it is the centre-piece among Trento's sightseeing highlights. Loads of history and beauty of all kinds, all in a very well-maintained and managed museum.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 19, 2019

Originally built in the 13th century, it is an extensive monument encompassing several buildings from different centuries. The Castelvecchio core, located on the northern part, dates to the 13th century; next to it is the Magno Palazzo a 16th-century Renaissance addition wanted by the Prince...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

As I arrived here I immediately thought: “wow so wonderful!” This building consist in a medieval castle, even though it has a long story, and is is not a really medieval buildings, it date back to a previous age. Anyway... I really suggest this museum...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

This is a rambling, sprawling, maze of a medieval castle, sometime residence of the prince-bishops of Trento … complete with historical artefacts (including some of the best Roman finds we’ve seen in western Europe). Various paintings and frescoes are on display too – it’s a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

went here on a day trip while on a saga trip ( very good by the way , not all old fossils ) this is a small ferry boat off the mainland , onto the little Island in the lake , STUNNING . Its a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2018

Beautiful castle, exterior as well as the interior. The castle alone is worth visiting the city. Also very nice to relax in the gardens.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

built around 1485 it was the residence of the PRINCE BISHOP. Now is a Museum....a lot of expositions!!!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018

I've only seen it from outside and the gardens, but looks very nice. Next time I hope I will have enough time to make the full tour

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

Went here to Trento with the to see this Castello and my goodness what an amazing place to see. Stunning and beautiful is not how I would describe a Castle but the exception is this one. You don't have to go out of Trento as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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You can take pictures, but it's really better to focus on the art when you're there, as your time is really limited to the audiotour. They hustle you out afterward. You can buy a set of postcards with professional photos... More
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