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Castello Aragonese Murat

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Very nice view 1st of all

Very close to the plaza. I think is the principal turistic point of interrest here. You'll be glad... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Duta V
Bucharest, Romania
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An interesting historical character

Murat famous for being the brother in law of Napoleon, French high ranking military man & the King... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Darrel J
Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very close to the plaza. I think is the principal turistic point of interrest here. You'll be glad to admire an amazing view of the coast, the sea, the village. And you'll also find out some hystorical facts inside. The price for visiting is 3...More

Thank Duta V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Napoleon's brother in law, Murat, was shot here, but seeing a few dummies representing him, his fellow prisoners and the court that tried him do not make the small entrance fee worthwhile.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Murat famous for being the brother in law of Napoleon, French high ranking military man & the King of Naples Visiting this small castle provides an enlightened background to this man

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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This is a tiny place, full of the history of Murat and how he died in there. The castle won't take long to look around and can easily be visited if you are going to Pizzo. They have done some nice work in describing the...More

Thank Pietro G
Reviewed 24 August 2018

A place full of history . If you are in Pizzo you should also visit this tourist attraction for only 3 eur / person entrance, children have free access.

Thank Valentin P
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Small castle in the total centrum, but not unimportant in the history of Calabria. The tour is not that big , but gives a view on the killing of the brother in law of Napoleon. The receptionist was able to tell much more of the...More

Thank Marc B
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Very enjoyable visit to Murat’s castle Stunning views Very interesting and sad story regarding his execution

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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

There was much more to this than we had been expecting. Was quite extensive, for a very small fee and very interesting

Thank amanda h
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

This castle, though dedicated to the incarceration and execution of Count Murat, Bonaparte's vain and ambitious brother in law, dates back to the 15th century and is well worth the €3 admission fee

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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Very interesting visit in Castle Murat. Tickets reasonable priced at the entrance and then you explore the cells and the life of Joachim Murat, brother in law of Napoleon Bonaparte as you walk around the castle, hearing of his sorry fate. His letter to his...More

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