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"Castel Sant'Angelo" Castel Sant'Angelo Tip by ruki

Castel Sant'Angelo, Rome: 146 reviews and 289 photos


This complex started out as the Emperor Hadrian's mausoleum, then in the Middle Ages was made into a fortress, and in the Renaissance was outfitted with papal apartments. A funerary, military, and domestic monument all in one! Great views over Rome from the top. Lungotevere Castello.

Address: Lungotevere Castello, 50, 00186 Roma, Italy
Directions: Tel. 06 39967600. Tues-Sun 9am - 8pm. € 5.00. Bus 64 or 40 Express to Ponte Vittorio Emanuele or Piazza Pia.
Phone: +39 06 681 9111

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Aug 10, 2005
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