Castello della Rancia, Tolentino

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  • Beautiful place, especially, ideal for dinners, parties, evenings of any kind. Just like place
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  • Castle discovered by chance passing by ... There you can not stop. Entry €4 but if you have the paper coop adriatica you pay 2.50. Unfortunately the castle was damaged by an earthquake in 2017 so you can not access alld towers and you can't make the walk on walls
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  • This beautiful castle was built towards the middle of the 11th century as a fortified farm but over the centuries its intended use changes up to be today a recreational location for events or private (weddings). Is well kept by the municipality itself although lately was affected by the earthquake shock of 2016. Also serves as a location during the commemoration in costume (early may each year) of the battle of Tolentino of 1815 between the troops of Joachim Murat and Austrian troops. To visit!!
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  • Nice castle, not very much to see inside
  • Eight of us from the US arrived to tour the castle on a rainy day only to find out it was closed for the day. The attendant felt so sorry for us that he open the castle just for us. What a wonderful experience this was to tour the medieval tower and dungeon and museum without the normal crowds. the climb up the spiral stairs to the top of the tower was scary but lots of fun. The castle is well preserved and restored. the museum was well laid out and informative. A very positive experience. -keith Marengo from Novato California
  • Fairly untouched by the earthquake is run by a friendly and prepared "castellana" is a must stop in the beautiful valley that leads to the plateau of Colfiorito. Charming, clean and really nice, full of events to keep in eye on the site dedicated to the museums of Tolentino. Well-behaved dogs are allowed
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  • Nice example of living Castle, in excellent condition and maintenance. Pre-Renaissance era worth pausing to visit it. There is inside a small collection of archaeological finds. Outside the battlements there is ample parking for a few campers.
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  • Halloween party well organised with entertainment, shows and horror maze. Buffet charge. The setting of the castle is impressive.
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