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Castle Tyrol South Tyrolean Museum of Culture and Provincial History

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Historic jewel

It takes a 30 minute walk from the nearest village however the views along the way (take the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Iconic castle

Long but not difficult walk to the castle. What remains of the castle is great, but most of the... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
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Opening hours: from 15th March to 9th December 2018 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (from 1 to 31 August until 6 p.m.) Closed on Mondays except 2th April 2018
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Schlossweg 24, 39019 Tirolo / Dorf Tirol, Italy
+39 0473 220221
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It takes a 30 minute walk from the nearest village however the views along the way (take the panoramic route 26) and the castle at the end are absolutely worth it. Just the building on its own is outstanding. There are several exhibits in its...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank miroslavm81
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Long but not difficult walk to the castle. What remains of the castle is great, but most of the interior has been heavily modernised for use as a museum of Tirolean history. The museum it very good, although all captions are in German and Italian...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank OccasionalHope
Reviewed January 7, 2018

A lovely long walk to get to this castle, but well worth it. We learned much about the time period along with enjoying incredible views from every direction.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank janicepk
Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

Particularly the views along the way and in the castle are breathtaking. The museum itself offers a glimpse on the difficult relationship between Italy and Austria in the 20th century. Equally interesting is the story about the castle and how it came to be. Well...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank RunTigerRun
Reviewed July 17, 2017

We could see this castle from our hotel at night so we decided to check it out. The road to the West of it, from Lagundo, was very fun and scenic on our motorcycle and we were able to park right at the front door...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Steve B
Reviewed June 14, 2017

The neighbours and history were not always kind to Tirol and it's people, still they kept their pride, language and culture and today they present with great fierceness the traces of their agitated past.Perfect setting in this castle that was the heart of their nation...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank dierik
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful castle with scenic view of surrounding vineyards,Merano and Alps. Enjoyable with children - interesting exhibits.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 74MarcoPolo
Reviewed April 17, 2017

If you are out and about in the area, do not miss this place. It has been extensively restored to a high standard (as everything in the area...) and is and enjoyable 2 to 3 hour visit. The short walk from the village (where you...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Chiara S
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Park your car in the car park along the main road, just after the center. Then take a nice 15 minute walk to the castle along a "boulevard" and through a narroe tunnel. The castle itself is open from April to November, but there is...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank bclout
Reviewed October 31, 2016

An excellent place to learn all about the history of South Tirol. Well presented documentaion of the past and recent history of this beautiful country.

Date of experience: October 2016
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