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Castello Rocca Monaldeschi

Piazza Monaldeschi, 01023 Bolsena, Italy
+39 0761 798630
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Nice castle and aquarium

My girlfriend and I visited the castle in the morning. The aquariums with aquatic life as found in... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2016
David N
The Hague, The Netherlands
via mobile
Good museum

There is steep road going up to the Castello. There are also steps leading up from the middle of... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2015
Florence, Italy
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Jul 23, 2016
“Nice castle and aquarium”
Oct 25, 2015
“Good museum”
Piazza Monaldeschi, 01023 Bolsena, Italy
+39 0761 798630
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Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I visited the castle in the morning. The aquariums with aquatic life as found in the area are nice and the exposition about archeological findings were nice as well. You have a magnificent panorama view from the tower onto the lake. A...More

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Reviewed October 25, 2015

There is steep road going up to the Castello. There are also steps leading up from the middle of town. DON'T go up the steps unless you are young and agile. They get steeper and steeper and more and more sloping and then the handrail...More

Thank NSL264
Reviewed July 23, 2015

A cool place to stop and enjoy the scenery. The castle is located above the old part of the town, on a great cliff. All in all simple fun.

Thank Yonatan P
Reviewed May 11, 2015

We enjoyed the castle from the outside as we only arrived in the late afternoon in Bolsena.There are spectacular views of the lake from up there with a few benches if you need a rest.Would've like to spend more time there.Bolsena itself looks to have...More

Thank JohanAbsynth
Reviewed March 16, 2015

A hidden jewel, we stumbled across Bolsena and fell in love with medieval charm, the friendly people and the beautiful views of the lake and countryside.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed January 18, 2015

Very nice castle with its classic towers and a well kept museum. There is also a small aquarium of the local fauna

Thank 4is
Reviewed October 5, 2014

Plenty to see when you arrive panting at the top of the hill. Found an easier way down into town that avoided steps.

Thank barob11
Reviewed August 27, 2014

We visited the castle with our family and enjoyed its small museum of lake culture through the ages.Since our last visit the information is now in English so we could understand the exhibits.The best bit of the castle is the view over Bolsena and the...More

Thank ian m
Reviewed August 8, 2014

The Castle was facinating to see, and so was the museum, with at lot of roman and etruscian stuf. The aquarium was disapointing.

Thank Lars H
Reviewed September 4, 2013 via mobile

5 Euros entry for all the exhibits, I thought it was quite interesting and great views from the ramparts. There is a guide in English that you can borrow when you go round

Thank Whadders
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