Visconteo Castle, Locarno

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3.6/5 based on 40+ reviews on the web
Visconteo Castle is located in Locarno. Plan your visit to Visconteo Castle and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Locarno tourist route planner.
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  • Interesting place, wish had more English info on the walls to read. But very pretty. Close to the main square and not too expensive to go in, was 4 francs for me. Not busy or over run with people so n...  read more »
  • Not expect too much of but still worth a visit (especially because you will find many museums in surroundings not). A small castle that has been preserved relatively well with a small museum that objects of antiquity (bodemvonsten) but also a space with objects (furniture, clothes, certificate, ...) related to the Treaty of Locarno and I quote from wikipedia: ' ... The Treaty of Locarno that here was closed on 16 October 1925 between Germany, Belgium, France, the United Kingdom and Italy where the volksrechterlijke status of Germany after the first world war was settled '. In the Castle are also some frescoes on display and you can even locked up in a medieval cell.
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  • Nice little town castle, not really obvious where it starts and ends, but nice to see on your way through Locarno. 
  • Feudale!
  • went there thinking it was a huge castle. nothing but ruins where the town's drunk lot hang out.
  • Nice castle!
  • gorgeous
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  • Roman glass collection not to be missed.
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