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Back to the past

Put a nice comfortable shoes and get ready to back in time to the golden age of lombardia palazo... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
bensadaa
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Chlef, Algeria
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beautiful castle

Unfortunately we only got to see it from the outside since it was closed. There's parking right... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
TanjaD
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Rijeka, Croatia
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Put a nice comfortable shoes and get ready to back in time to the golden age of lombardia palazo sforza is the witness of that great era where religion money and politics were inseparable. Get up in the morning to avoid the long waiting line...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank bensadaa
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Unfortunately we only got to see it from the outside since it was closed. There's parking right next to it and a small cafe. it's quite near the city center as well.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank TanjaD
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Impressive fortress near to centre of Imola, large free car park on opposite side of main road. Good views well laid out parkland , nice bar cafe outside .

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank HildaA464
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Beautiful, lite up, lots of people milling around relaxing, enjoying the music and drinks at the cafe next to the castle.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 74-Ginger
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

This place is a must if you are visiting Imola. Note: check out opening times via their website. I visited on a Saturday and opening times are 3pm to 7pm. €3 entrance fee then you are free to wander and soak up the history of...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank simon c
Reviewed 24 October 2017

A very well preseved medival fortress with many history; a top tourist attraction , if you like medieval things, the defence system, the knights armours; the castle and museum is opening to the public on weekends; all day, for very nice walks around, for a...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Imola is a very good environment to visit. the old city centre, the churches, the fortress and race track with museum,

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Erik-John K
Reviewed 17 December 2016

This place is magical, i have been there in the end of november , if you like history, knights or medieval things, you should go there and visit. Is massive , imponenet and really good looking! There is a weapon and armor museum inside, time...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Michele B
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

La Rocca Sforzesca is gigantic in the middle of a small city like Imola. Quite impressive. It is nice to walk around and enjoy. In front you have a place to have l'aperitivo or a late night drink and admire La Rocca.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank fullbella14
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful medieval castle. Very imposing and it appeared out-of "nothing" when walking towards it from town. But then a huge disappointed, it is Olympic open after 13.00 h in the weekend. This of course is ridiculous in August.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank LodewijkXX
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