Lombardy Castle (Castello di Lombardia)

Interesting
The strategic position on top of the plateau has been fortified since antiquity. Reinforced in the Norman era, the castle was embellished by Frederic III of Aragon who set up his summer home and established a garrison of trusted Lombard soldiers there. 6 of the castles original twenty towers have survived. The castle had a roughly pentagonal arrangement which embraced the harsh terrain. From Eagles' tower at the top you have a magnificent panoramic view over the Sicilian mountains.

Useful information

Address:

Via della Cittadella, 94100 Enna

Price:

free of charge

Opening hours

9am-8pm (5pm in winter)

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