Citadel St. Elmo, Villefranche-sur-Mer

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Citadel St. Elmo is located in Villefranche-sur-Mer. A visit to Citadel St. Elmo represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Villefranche-sur-Mer tour planner to plot your vacation.
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  • July 20, 2017
    Visited on a very hot July day to find some welcome shade and cool. Free to visit and easily accessed up a short slope from the harbour. Can also walk around the lower outer walls, which are adjacent ...  more »
  • July 18, 2017
    Not only do you get to tour the gardens and building with a breathtaking view of the bay but the whole experience is free. It was only on my second visit did I find the caves with an amazing collectio...  more »
  • July 6, 2017
    Citadel St. Elmo in Cote D'Azur France was built in the 16th century to protect Nice from coastal invaders. This listed historic building is now home to the Volti, Goetz-Boumeester and Roux Museums. W...  more »
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  • July 21, 2017
    Nice castle and nice view from up there, no entry fee.
  • January 12, 2017
    Worth a visit if in villefranche
  • February 26, 2017
    This is the very colourful place!
  • August 23, 2017
    Free
  • September 8, 2017
    Great Citadel. Do not miss the sessions of open-air cinema with a view of the Bay of Villefranche organized in summer! Magical.
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