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The Castle of Montebello

Via Artore 4, 6500 Bellinzona, +41 91 825 13 42

Montebello is the name of the hill on which the castle stands, 90 meters above Castelgrande. The defensive walls of the old town originate here and join up with those from San Michele hill. There are still parts of both branches of these walls protecting the north and south sides of the fortress. After demolition of a row of houses in Piazza del Sole another section of wall came to light and will ...

ARCHITECTURE Ancient civil architecture
ACCESSIBILITY Wheelchair accessible with some difficulties
Via Artore 4, 6500 Bellinzona
Tel.: +41 91 825 13 42
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