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Castello di San Giorgio

XXVII Marzo | 19121, La Spezia, Italy
+39 0187 751142
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Great view

The walk up is a good way to see more áreas of Granada. At the top you have a great view. But... read more

Reviewed yesterday
SeaTurtleSuz
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Bremerton, Washington
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A Pleasant Visit

Costello di San Giogio is a museum within a castle. Built overlooking the harbour of La Spezia it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wiayne H
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Edmonton, Canada
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XXVII Marzo | 19121, La Spezia, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The walk up is a good way to see more áreas of Granada. At the top you have a great view. But the best view is to climb the steps to the top of the bell tower. Your 2 euros go toward the restoration .

Thank SeaTurtleSuz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Costello di San Giogio is a museum within a castle. Built overlooking the harbour of La Spezia it contains a collection of Roman and pre-Roman artifacts. The museum is not overly extensive so it can be examined in a reasonable amount of time. The only...More

Thank Wiayne H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this castle during a visit to the beautiful little town of La Spezia. Once we reached the top the views were great and provided a good opportunity to observe the area from above. Inside the castle was a brilliant museum displaying ancient items,...More

Thank ABC123Wakefield
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The castle can be reached by walking but there is a lift and funicular which makes it really easy. The castle itself was built in the 13th century and it has a museum. Admission is 3.5 euros and it is well worth it for the...More

1  Thank CoachLo
Reviewed 15 May 2017

If you want to visit the Castel, you can take a lift; nice medieval decorated castel, there are also a museum, with informations of his history, books and souvenirs;

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 19 April 2017

You can catch 2 lifts to get to the castle or walk up several flights of steps. There are Roman exhibits including a few mosaics as well as some Egyptian exhibits. The displays are all in Italian. There are good city views from the top...More

Thank Rodman100
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The ancient castle has been converted into a museum and is located at the top of a hill. It is easily reached using the public lifts so no hardship in arriving at their doors. They have many artifacts on display and I particularly liked their...More

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The Castello is home to an art and history collection, but the best reason to climb the stairs is to have a great view of the city.

Thank CTHSherry
Reviewed 28 September 2016

A great place to visit, but with plenty of steps it may be difficult for some visitors. Great views from the top and at vantage points on the way. Handrails become trusty companions on the climb over stone steps to the top. Don't forget your...More

1  Thank brian_steels
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Stunning view of La Spezia and the harbor, accomplished from street level with an elevator, a funicular, and an energetic climb. In addition to being its own piece of the past, the castle houses a museum of artifacts including Roman and Etruscan

Thank Mike K
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