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Fortezza Medicea

52100, Arezzo, Italy
+39 0575 3770
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from the top of Arezzo you can see all the around.

Visited in the late afternoon just on sunset, there was inside an art comporary exibihtion and... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Zi0Bobby
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Angera, Italy
Beautiful medevial fortress

The fortress is hidden behind the trees and you can't see it from the near-by park with monument to... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Zoran P
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Zagreb, Croatia
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fortress” (4 reviews)
“restoration” (2 reviews)
“exhibition” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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52100, Arezzo, Italy
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+39 0575 3770
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Visited in the late afternoon just on sunset, there was inside an art comporary exibihtion and hilighted corners on the walls.

Thank Zi0Bobby
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The fortress is hidden behind the trees and you can't see it from the near-by park with monument to Petrarca. When visiting the cathedral and the Piazza grande, you should visit the fortress as well. You can park on Pietri parcheggio and use the escalators...More

Thank Zoran P
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth visiting the fortezza medicea offers an insightful view into the city history. The renovations made the place more accessible and created bespoke walking paths. Very nice.

Thank AlexBM23
Reviewed 31 December 2016

The fortress is an amazing place, very well refurbished and actually tuned to be a Christmas village for kids. Nice sculptures within well contribute to add value to the place, who offers an amazing view on the countryside and all over Arezzo. it is a...More

Thank Cristiano
Reviewed 11 November 2016

I went here with my art history friends and it turned out to be a wonderful surprise. It is not a very famous place so it is away from the touristic hustle and bustle of the city. From the top, you see an amazing Tuscan...More

Thank Nitish S
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Situated atop a hill more or less in the middle of town, with a lovely park in front, the walls make an imposing sight. Entry is free and presently includes an exhibition of bronze sculptures. A lot of restoration is going on and some archeological...More

1  Thank OzGronk
Reviewed 2 October 2016

This was a brilliant place to appreciate the views of the city of Arezzo. The fort has been recently restored and it has been done superbly well. They have managed to introduce some modern touches and the place provides extensive exhibition galleries. There is a...More

Thank LindaA053
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Nothing extraordinary, but it's nice to go for an evening walk and enjoy the panorama views. It's free to go.

Thank Martin W
Reviewed 26 July 2016

what a beautiful place to view the surrounding countryside, the views are amazing. They are still excavating it but it must of looked formidable in its day. There is a display of modern sculptor inside that is well worth a study, go and visit.

Thank debgail
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Recently opened after years of restoration, this is a real gem in Arezzo. The views are fantastic and the current exhibition of statues by Ivan Theimer (till Oct) add to the atmosphere.

Thank linda G
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