Prince’s Castle Museum

Of princes, historical arms and life in late medieval times - the Prince’s Castle Museum in Merano is well worth a visit.

Built by archduke Sigismund of Austria right behind the local townhall, the small but mighty castle actually dates back to the 15th century.

Worth seeing in the Prince’s Castle Museum are the chapel with a fascinating 16th century fresco, the historical arms and a collection of historical instruments as well as antique furniture, kitchen utensils and portraits. Those interested in medieval history and culture have come to the right place!

Opening hours:
from Easter to January 6
from Tuesday to Saturday from 10.30 am to 5 pm
Sundays and bank holidays from 10.30 am to 1 pm
Long Tuesdays in summer from 6 pm to 10 pm
closed on Mondays

Ticket adults:
5.00 Euro

Reservation for groups required

Further information:
phone: +39 329 0186390 museum@gemeinde.meran.bz.it

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