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beautiful castle

Unfortunately we only got to see it from the outside since it was closed. There's parking right... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
TanjaD
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Rijeka, Croatia
Worth a look

Impressive fortress near to centre of Imola, large free car park on opposite side of main road... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Hilda A
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Newport Isle of Wight
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Piazzale Giovanni Dalle Bande Nere, 40026, Imola, Italy
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

Unfortunately we only got to see it from the outside since it was closed. There's parking right next to it and a small cafe. it's quite near the city center as well.

1  Thank TanjaD
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Impressive fortress near to centre of Imola, large free car park on opposite side of main road. Good views well laid out parkland , nice bar cafe outside .

Thank Hilda A
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Beautiful, lite up, lots of people milling around relaxing, enjoying the music and drinks at the cafe next to the castle.

Thank 74-Ginger
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

This place is a must if you are visiting Imola. Note: check out opening times via their website. I visited on a Saturday and opening times are 3pm to 7pm. €3 entrance fee then you are free to wander and soak up the history of...More

Thank simon c
Reviewed 24 October 2017

A very well preseved medival fortress with many history; a top tourist attraction , if you like medieval things, the defence system, the knights armours; the castle and museum is opening to the public on weekends; all day, for very nice walks around, for a...More

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Imola is a very good environment to visit. the old city centre, the churches, the fortress and race track with museum,

Thank Erik-John K
Reviewed 17 December 2016

This place is magical, i have been there in the end of november , if you like history, knights or medieval things, you should go there and visit. Is massive , imponenet and really good looking! There is a weapon and armor museum inside, time...More

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

La Rocca Sforzesca is gigantic in the middle of a small city like Imola. Quite impressive. It is nice to walk around and enjoy. In front you have a place to have l'aperitivo or a late night drink and admire La Rocca.

1  Thank fullbella14
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful medieval castle. Very imposing and it appeared out-of "nothing" when walking towards it from town. But then a huge disappointed, it is Olympic open after 13.00 h in the weekend. This of course is ridiculous in August.

Thank LodewijkXX
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Good to visit a bit of history and perhaps on a market day in I old ( Thursday's and Saturdays ) There is a massive free car park opposite so you don't have to worry about time .

Thank kimarrarn
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