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Castello di Miramare - Museo Storico

Viale Miramare, 34151, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 224143
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Beautiful castle

There is a fee to enter the castle, but it was very reasonable. Our friend provided us information... read more

Reviewed yesterday
nmontesa
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Washington DC
What a sad story

Take a bus out to this castle and enjoy the extensive views. Delightful gardens. The castle is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Alan S
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Woodbridge, United Kingdom
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Viale Miramare, 34151, Trieste, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

There is a fee to enter the castle, but it was very reasonable. Our friend provided us information in the castle. There are hidden entry way for the servants to use. Interesting bathroom facility back in those days. The inside running water means servant would...More

Thank nmontesa
Reviewed 4 days ago

Take a bus out to this castle and enjoy the extensive views. Delightful gardens. The castle is where Maximilian lived before he was made King of Mexico and later shot. Good furniture and explanatory panels.

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful castle in an idyllic setting. The grounds are extensive so you can easily spend a couple of hours exploring the castle and grounds.

Thank Carolyn_and_Paul
Reviewed 6 days ago

Comparing property to property, I think this castle with garden is comparable to Hearst castle of California, some top mansions in Rhode Island. The garden is not maintained as well as some US's open mansions, but still a very fine garden for its designs. In...More

Thank Ziming H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must see. It only cost 10 euros as entrance fee. It shows Maximillian and the story behind the building of this castle. When Maximillian was sent to Mexico, he never returned because he was shot in Mexico and died there. There's a...More

Thank nmontesa877
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When planning what to do while in Trieste we identified Miramare Castle as a must see and we were not disappointed. The castle itself, the interior furnishings and the surrounding grounds are very impressive. The history is also very fascinating. If you plan on the...More

Thank George W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantasy castle; a pity Maximilian did not realise significance of Deadalus and Icarus statue when he flew too close to the sun in Mexico.

Thank Giles15556
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great visit, amazing castle with great garden, displays kept in great condition too. €10 entry for adult and €8 for teenager. We spent 3 hours in the grounds and everywhere we went was fantastic photo shoot! If you love painting, a great location. Also...More

Thank shawzy1975
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Castello di Miramare was built by archduke Maximilian during the mid of the 19th Century. It is situated on a cliff promontorium outside Trieste. You reach it by car or bus or a as in our case by a pretty long walk from the city...More

Thank Olle O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice place to visit all the time. You can go there by car, bus or bicycle. Best place to make a bicycle tour. Inside you can see a castle and around you can experience nature along the coast.

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AnnaMarchesini
10 April 2016|
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raven_mt
2 February 2016|
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Yes you can park at the castle or just outside on the seaside. Depending on which month you will be coming there will or will be not slot available. During the summer a lot of people go there...
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CindyRelly99
5 April 2015|
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Response from superanna80 | Reviewed this property |
From the city centre it takes 15 min by car or smt like 25 by bus (line 6 and maybe 36). In regard to the visit, it depends about what do you want to see. Whether you plan to visit the inside of the castle (if i am not wrong... More
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