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Great Views

There is a small viewing platform and short path that give great views across the beach and over... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2016
HampshireBirdman
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Martina Franca, Italy
An interesting, if gruesome, collection

The castle houses a museum of instruments of torture and punishment and the collection is both... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2016
voyager57
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East Midlands
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“Castle with Torture exhibit”
23 Sep 2016
“Great Views”
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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

It might be a castle, the take away is the torture exhibition which is very impressive and make you realize we treated people very bad in the old days, i was very impressed by all the elements they showed. It is definitely an interesting stop...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

There is a small viewing platform and short path that give great views across the beach and over the nearby hills. The castle contains an interesting collection of methods of torture from ancient times. Entry price is minimal, making this a worthwhile place to spend...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

The castle is used to exhibit various methods of torture over the centuries and is rather gruesome in places.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 18 June 2016

The castle houses a museum of instruments of torture and punishment and the collection is both comprehensive and helpfully explained, with some of the signs in English. There is also a small viewing platform over the sea and the location is quite spectacular. Centrally located...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 18 July 2015

Very cool castle. There was an exhibit of torture devises at the time we were there which was very disturbing, yet interesting. Very nice views from the castle as well. Worth the walk up from the beach.

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank CoastalMassGuy
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Yes, I am a bit weird as I love torture chambers :) That's pretty much the only thing the castle contains...all those nasty and interesting torture devices. And something else...go in the gardens and now look towards the sea and the beach. Breathtaking, right?

Date of experience: September 2014
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