Visconteo Castle, Locarno
(3.5/5 based on 40+ reviews on the web)
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  • In the castle there are a collection things from ancient Rome. The most important are objects from Roman glasses. 
  • 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...  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 castle. The whole museum outdated. Staff not very friendly. Go there just to see the castle, which is interesting, but could do with some repair and maintenance.
  • It's a beautiful place for drug users and drinkers. I love it
  • Feudale!
  • went there thinking it was a huge castle. nothing but ruins where the town's drunk lot hang out.
  • Nice castle!