Castello del Buonconsiglio - Italy

Castello del Buonconsiglio - Italy
Castello del Buonconsiglio - Italy
Castello del Buonconsiglio, in Trento, Italy is a magnificent medieval castle and a museum complex located at the heart of the city. Dating back to the 12th century, it served as the residence of the prince-bishops of Trento until 1803. The castle consists of a number of different buildings, most of which were added over the centuries. The 3 inner courtyards, known as Pietra, Bronzo and Legno, are connected by atmospheric arcades and galleries. These courtyards contain a number of attractions which include splendid gardens, an armory, and a chapel. Most remarkable is the Museum of the Middle Ages, where you can explore the castle's fascinating history. The castle also features several important frescoes by Renaissance and Baroque masters. The perfect place to explore the glorious history of Trento!