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Piazza Castello, 76121 Barletta, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the chance to discover this beautiful castle/fortress and it was in the evening. The special illumination casted such lovely lights all over.

Thank cowenzo
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Only visited the castle from the outside as it was closed the day we were in Barletta but it is a tremendously impressive structure. It is a museum and art gallery inside, which we were sorry we missed, but we were still impressed by the...More

Thank Stephen51
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

If you love history and art than you will definitely not regret visiting this castle. Nicely organised exposition of pictures, paintings and the furniture and all within a very suggestive walls full of history.

Thank Larry P
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We walked along the beach from our hotel to Castle. Castle admission is reasonable and view from castle is breath taking. They are not open 7days. I can't remember which day is close....so better check before you visit castle. My friends couldn't get to see.

Thank Mayumi Y
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

When you are in barletta and you visit the city centre, you will notice, as in all italian cities a fusion of history and modernism. The castello is a stop in the history within the modern vibs of the city.

Thank Daniel E
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Not only is this one of the great Federican castles of the area (well-preserved/restored, sensationally large) it is so much more than a collection of walls. It hosts the local art museum (art made by people from Barletta, or art made in Barletta) and that's...More

Thank HJteK
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

We arrived on the 4th of May to be told that the inside is under renovations and won't be open for maybe another month. So we just strolled around the outside.

Thank Nikki5555
Reviewed 28 July 2015

The castle looks great from the outside and the adjusted city park is nice as well. Definitely worth to visit. The castle also have a museum/art gallery with very interesting pieces displayed. Great view from the top and an interesting ground floor/dungeon.

Thank LennyTheRabbit
Reviewed 29 May 2015

The castle in Barletta is huge and we enjoyed viewing it from the outside by walking the surrounding roads and pathways. If you are an EU citizen or over the age of 65 (and can prove it with a document including photo) you can gain...More

Thank avidtraveller195
Reviewed 20 December 2014

The castle is attractive from the outside. The inside is mostly just a museum. The best part of this site is the outside and will take about 30 minutes at most to see.

Thank Andrea T
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