Museo Storico del Castello di Miramare, Trieste

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Museo Storico del Castello di Miramare was built between 1856 and 1860 as a residence for Austrian Archduke Ferdinand Maximilian of Hapsburg and his wife, Charlotte of Belgium. Wander the lavish rooms, complete with original furnishings, including Maximilian's and Charlotte's chambers, the throne room, and the music room. To learn more about the castle, visit the information center and study the paintings in room XIX, which depict the history of Miramare. Step outside to amble through the large park surrounding the castle. It is full of unusual tropical plant species and features views of the Gulf of Trieste. Put Museo Storico del Castello di Miramare and other Trieste attractions into our Trieste vacation trip planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Museum under construction but by the exhibition point of view is perfect; all very neat and clean and despite the presence of more groups are not formed queues. the store offers a good range of souvenirs and books (free admission without tour for those who wish)
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  • The Castle sits in a stunning location. My advice is to purchase the audio tour to get a better understanding of what you have in front of you. All well kept and preserved. Amazing even the large park surrounding the Castle.
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  • Very interesting Museum with rooms still perfectly appointed and retained, breathtaking view of the sea and Lovely garden tour of Trieste.
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  • A nice park that used to be even nicer when there were more funds destined to its maintenance. It nevertheless maintains a very charming appearance!
  • Nice park.
  • Miramare is the symbol of trieste. Going to trieste you should go Miramare for a walk. I like the environment there. Nice building but i didnt go in the museum.
  • Lovely place, beautifull gardens and view
  • Good place