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Rocca Borromeo, Angera

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Explore the doll museum at Rocca Borromeo, an 11th-century castle in the countryside surrounding Lago Maggiore. You will find one of the largest doll collections in Europe, featuring everything from antique to modern dolls. Keep an eye out for the small displays on winemaking and medieval paintings as well. When you are finished, climb the castle towers for a breathtaking view of the lake and the Alps. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Rocca Borromeo and many more Lake Maggiore attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Lake Maggiore vacation trip planner.
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  • For years, who occasionally step wandering around its walls, and inside the show is great, both for the exhibition of dolls for both what you see behind the walls, and the breathtaking spectacle is lovely
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  • In the typical Lake Maggiore village of Angera is the Rocca di Angera. A medieval castle property of the Borromeo Family who also owns the islands on the lake. It is really worth visiting it. Its room...  more »
  • Very nice as an attraction! I would say unique! There is no other Fort on Lake maggiore with the same charm and grandeur! From outside is definitely lovely and charming! almost cartoonish!!! Pity that they had the bright idea to make the doll museum inside!!! but I say what about io...ma??? How to ruin a fortress!
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