Castel Sant'Angelo - From River, Italylorenzo95Castel Sant'Angelo📍 From River, ItalyCastel Sant'Angelo is a stunning tourist destination in Rome, Italy. Built in 139 AD by Emperor Hadrian as a mausoleum for himself and his family, Castel Sant'Angelo has a long, tumultuous history. In the Middle Ages, it was a stronghold for the popes, who transformed it into a fortress. It has served various purposes throughout the centuries, including a prison and a military hospital. Today, it is a museum and a gorgeous example of Roman architecture. Visitors can explore the beautiful inner courtyards, stroll across its majestic bridge, and admire its round drum-like shape. It has many terraces and towers with breathtaking views over the Tiber and Rome, making it an ideal place for sightseeing. Furthermore, there are exquisite works of art to be found inside the two-story building, comprising of papal apartments, hallways, and courtyards. The museum features an impressive collection of statues, paintings, and sculptures. Make sure not to miss out on the ancient weapons displayed on the Rampa di Leone staircase.🗺 MapShow on Map🎫 Tourist attractionsCheck tourist attractions nearby🏨 HostelsCheck hostels nearby🌦 Weather informationGet weather information, and much more, from the app. Download it for free!🚕 How to get there?Get routes information (by car, walking, public transport, etc), and much more, from the app. Download it for free!