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  • Castellaccio

    (villages a Gaggio Montano)

    Contact: Town hall of Gaggio Montano 0534 38003
    Palazzo d'Affrico 40040 Affrico BO
    Getting here: From the main road SS 64, after Riola, look out for the signs for the village. 
    Weekday open hours: Always open
    Week closed on: No weekly closure
    Opening days: All year long

    The village offers some very interesting views, such as ancient architecture mixed with more modern one, as well as the square and imposing shapes of the stronghold.
    As the name suggests, Castellaccio features a very imposing stronghold that reminds the visitor of Medieval fairytales. The building was erected around the XIV-XV century and features a double staircase with arches. The village also houses a XV century tower with an ancient sundial. 

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  • Information by Redazione dell'Appennino Bolognese
    Last update: 28/01/15     (NewsID: 5440)
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