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The castles mentioned in this section are part of the heritage of the region of Friuli Venezia Giulia. For further information, consult the photo gallery or visit the website.

Miramare Castle

Miramare Castle is the most famous and well known castle in Friuli Venezia Giulia. Built at the wish of the Archduke Maximilian of Hapsburg

The Castle of Duino

First erected in Roman times, the modern Castle of Duino retains only some of the original castle's features.

St.Giusto’s Castle

The castle was built over around two centuries, between 1470 and 1630.

Conservation Trust of the Historical Castles of Friuli Venezia Giulia

Few other areas of the Alpine foothills boast so many castles and fortifications as Friuli does.

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