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Castello di Carlo V

Largo Castello, Monopoli, Italy
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Largo Castello, Monopoli, Italy
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"small castle"
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"photo exhibition"
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"panoramic view"
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"old harbour"
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"fishing port"
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"waterfront"
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"rooftop"
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"walls"
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"sea"
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"town"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This had a Miro exhibition when I visited which was fantastic! The Castello has a superb location overlooking the port.

Thank Meg44AixenProvence
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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

You are no longer able to walk to the top of the Castle to get the panorama. It is cordoned off with no signs saying this is the case. Very disappointing. We were charged 6euro each as there was an art exhibition of Joan Miro...More

Thank HawkenSwindon
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This castle is well-preserved, and typical of many medieval Italian examples. It comes to life with a good exhibition - ours was a Joan Miro one. Go if there’s something on.

Thank Emyr1
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Nice small castle from outside, when we arrived it was closed. Very nice sea view. Very relaxing experience, overall the visit in Monopoli.

Thank Duta V
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

As far as castles go, this one’s interior stonework has been restored nicely. However there are no artifacts inside, it’s totally empty and virtually no history or explanations. Just a short placard outside. The views of the Adriatic are grand.

Thank PointerDetroit
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

We went in for a photo exhibition, the castle doesn't have much inside left of interest but the panoramic view from the roof is a must see.

Thank theoriginalMartin
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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Walking around the old walls you arrive at this majestic castle around the old harbour It seems like I had many uses over the years and is now enjoying some restoration

Thank Sarah B
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing old historic Castle with views over the water and town. Easy walk in, up and around and it's free.

Thank jf841
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Impressive views overlooking the harbour Especially at sunset A camera is a must You must be sure of foot to get to the top

Thank davethedrill
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

This impressive stone structure is quite large and sits at one end of the town close to the fishing port and is quite an impressive structure and clearly part of the old sea walls. Unfortunately there are few details if any about its history but...More

Thank Oldjack
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