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Castello di Formigine

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Lovely small-town castle

Formigine's castle is "my local": I grew up here. It is lovely for a stroll and interesting for... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
Maurizio V
Mullumbimby, Australia
800 years old .well-preserved castle in the historic town centre

It is most lovely in springtime with green grass and a tree with purple flowers in front of the... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2016
Erika B
Formigine, Italy
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  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
23 Jun 2018
“Lovely castle”
3 Aug 2017
“Short visit”
The Castle, with the park inside, is the heart of Formigine’s territory. It is the icon of the community, the main venue of the collective memory, and it's also the town’s salon with numerous possibilities of enjoyment. The Tourist Information Point...more
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Piazza Calcagnini, 41043, Formigine, Italy
+39 059 416145
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely and nice castle. When we visited there was a wedding ceremony on the yard, so we did not disturb them and did not see that side very well.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Vesatt
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Ok Italy is full of amazing historic places and here in Formigine village I visited this Amazing little castle in middle of this historic square in face of a Cattolic church. They show that time by time some restoration was done to maintain the origin

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

As I said in my review of Centro Storico Formigine, we went to a street food festival and had a blast partying with the locals, drinking, eating, singing, and dancing.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Formigine's castle is "my local": I grew up here. It is lovely for a stroll and interesting for children and well-situated in a pleasant pedestrianised area.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Maurizio V
Reviewed 11 October 2016

It is most lovely in springtime with green grass and a tree with purple flowers in front of the castle. It is also amazing when decorated with Christmas lights. There is a park and a redtaurant inside. The museum is open only at the weekends...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Erika B
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Very well maintained and now used as a restaurant and wedding destination, it is particularly beautiful in the late Spring and summer to take a glass of wine, in the shade in the grounds.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank achk1
Reviewed 6 August 2014

Every area of the Hotel is equipped with displays and short videos. A voice will guide you through the history of this ancient castle.

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank kennar
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Nice garden inside the walls and some geological findings. It is worth a visit, if you don't have to drive a long way.

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Markku L
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