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Museo Civico di Castelbuono

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Museum is part of the castle and included in admission price. Some old art, some new, some holy... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2017
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Castello di Castelbuono

This review is about the castle in Castelbuono which is a museum in itself. We visited in June and... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2017
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Piazza Castello, 90013 Castelbuono, Sicily, Italy
+39 0921 671211
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Reviewed August 9, 2018

Just shows what a bit of effort does to enhance the traveller's experience. A huge effort has gone into representing the history of Castelbuono with excellent descriptions, depictions and restoration of this great historical site. You will leave this site greatly appreciative of the efforts...More

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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

The Castle is impressively towering above the city, you immediately travel back centuries in time. The history of the castle and chapel is very nicely displayed, and beautiful details are still visible in the castle's architecture. For whom is visiting Cefalú, this is a must-do...More

Thank Marc T
Reviewed November 22, 2017

When a medieval castle is built on top of a Roman city, there is a danger that the ruins will be lost. But not here. A lot of the castle has been opened up so you can tour two eras of history. Well marked with...More

1  Thank Plunkett07
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Museum is part of the castle and included in admission price. Some old art, some new, some holy church art snd some ancient relics.

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Reviewed September 17, 2017

There are several floors here, so good legs are required. The modern are display on the ground floor was provocative. The cellars looked cool. The Chapel right at the top of the castle is worthy of the effort to climb the stairs.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

Nice museum. It was very cheap and it had a lot of beautiful pictures. We got a free guide who was nice and sweet and spoke English very well

Thank line98kbh
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting old castle with fab views around the valley. Beautiful old chapel inside and collections of jewellery and religious garments.

Thank Julielovesitaly
Reviewed July 17, 2017

This review is about the castle in Castelbuono which is a museum in itself. We visited in June and it was cold and very windy. The door into the castle was a struggle to shut after entering and it took 2 people to do so....More

Thank AntarcticBound
Reviewed June 12, 2017

We caught the train from Cefalu only to find the train stop was 15 kilometres away from the town. We encountered a very nice helpful young lady who worked at the Castle, who very kindly arranged for her mother to drop us off at Castelbuono....More

Thank daisy123Manchester
Reviewed June 10, 2017

We visited the church in Bft 9 winds. Nice museum in church area. Much bigger than we thought it would be.

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