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Castello di Masnago

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Some culture on a shopping day

A nice surprise, a lovely garden to walk in, but unexpected a very nice collection of paintings and... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
Rinus W
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Fun way to spend a few hours

The collection is modest, but it is well staged in a rennovated castle, replete with some great... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2014
drsusanc
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24 Jun 2018
“Some culture on a shopping day”
4 Jun 2017
“Amazing cool and not what you expect from the outside ”
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

A nice surprise, a lovely garden to walk in, but unexpected a very nice collection of paintings and other art. A special exposition on the pollution we make together. The fresco's inside are beautiful. The building from outside is not much, but go inside for...More

Thank Rinus W
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

First and foremost - find it :). Easiest way is parking at the designated parking lot which is well marked. Then the fun starts. The actual street is starting from the other side of the park and only if you look careful you realize that...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2016

We visited with a group to enjoy the unusual art collection which includes esoteric works from the Renaissance era and remnants of an infamous fresco of ladies playing Tarocchi (Tarot) in a wee boat (from around 1443 – 1453). The guide was knowledgeable about art...More

2  Thank arnellando
Reviewed 7 April 2014

The collection is modest, but it is well staged in a rennovated castle, replete with some great frescoes. The room with the vices and virtues is especially fun. Those without wheels should be warned that it's a bit of a walk from town, although it...More

2  Thank drsusanc
Reviewed 16 June 2013

the small castle is not far from palace grand hotel, easy walking distance. its a lot more impressive than we were expecting on the inside, as outside it looks quite humble. medieval murals on the wall and paintings from different centuries await visitors. we were...More

3  Thank MeandSally
Reviewed 5 November 2012

We made the effort to visit this more off the tourist trail castle and were very happy we did so. There is a fine selection of artwork and artifacts on display ranging from centuries past to the modern era. There are also incredibly beautiful frescoes...More

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