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This castle was once the tallest building in Rome, and its history is very interesting for everyone, who visit it.
Castle of the Holy Angel (Castel Sant'Angelo) is also famous as "sad Castle" because its purpose has changed from year to year. It was initially commissioned by the Roman Emperor Hadrian as a mausoleum, then the castle was used by the popes as a fortress and castle. In the basement of the castle was a prison for dangerous criminals (Galileo Galilei and Giordano Bruno were here), and now it is a museum.
Castle of the Holy Angel has more than 50 rooms, each of which is unique and amazing. Here you can find a prison,the courtroom, a vast arsenal of different weapons, the treasure house and the columned hall. There is a bronze angel statue at the top of the castle.
On the top of the castle you can go to the terrace and enjoy the views of the city.
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Castle of the Holy Angel on the mapLocation: Lungotevere Castello, 50
from 9:00 am till 7:30 pm
Tours & excursions 3
Sightseeing tour in Rome by car
Try the unique experience of visiting Rome comfortably in a luxury car with personal English-speaking chauffeur.€60+/person€190/tour7
Open bus 1 day tour
To see all Rome in a short period of time its not necessary to take a helicopter, you may just have a 1 dat tour on a open bus and enjoy the best sights of Eternal City.€20+/person5
Rome on scooter
See all great buildings, monuments, magnificent sights of Rome in one day while riding a retro scooter and plunge in the atmosphere of Eternal City.€100+/person4
More places to visit in Rome
Campo de' Fiori
Square in Rome where houses and huts of fishermen are located in a chaotic manner, there is a market where you can buy fresh fish and vegetables.4
It is the largest and most famous fountain in Rome, here were filmed scenes from many cult films, and many travelers throw coins in it to go back again to the Eternal City.51
On the Aventine hill near the Orange garden the Rose garden is located. Here you will see many different types of these flowers.6
Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi
The masterpiece of Italian baroque truly deserves being one of the most beautiful fountain in the world - gorgeousness, majesty and magnificence.5
Rooftop Garden Restaurant
A restaurant with a blooming garden on the roof of a fashionable hotel in the center of Rome where a unique view of the Eternal City opens.7
La Terrazza del Cesari Restaurant
The cocktail bar on the terrace of the Cesari Hotel offers to spend an excellent evening in a comfy place with a view on the majestic Pantheon.6
The real Rome is here: on the small street of Trastevere, where the music, the party and the rest never stop.23
The bridge Cavour is better known for the Roman tradition as the place where daredevils jump into the waters of the Tiber in the New Year.14
Altar of the Fatherland
It is a majestic monument in the heart of Rome, it occupies a site between the Piazza Venezia and the Capitoline Hill. You will find a magnificent view of the city on the top of it.42
It is one of the oldest and most famous gelateria in the city, where you can find extremely delicious ice cream.19
The Orange Garden
City residents and travelers love this garden for the comfort and coolness, for the incredible atmosphere prevailing there, and for the opportunity to see a unique panorama of Rome.42
Former stadium at Julius Caesar's time, now, this rectangular area, with its palaces, churches and fountains is a favorite vacation spot of locals.8