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Ticino Sights

Castello di Montebello

  • Salita al Castello di Montebello Map It
  • Castle/Palace/Chateau

Updated 10/12/2012

Fodor's Review

The most striking of Bellinzona's three castles has a core section that dates from the 13th century. The palace and courtyard, both from the 15th century, are encircled by walls with spectacular walkways on top. The center structure houses an attractive, modern Museo Civico (Municipal Museum) and the Museo Archeologico (Archaeology Museum), with exhibits on local history and architecture, including an impressive collection of Gothic and Renaissance stone capitals.

Sight Information

Address:

Salita al Castello di Montebello, Bellinzona, Ticino, 6500, Switzerland

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Phone:

091-8252131

Sight Details:

  • 10 SF, 15 SF combination ticket includes Castelgrande and Castello di Sasso Corbaro
  • Easter–Nov., daily 10–6

Updated 10/12/2012

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