Castel Sant'Angelo

Rome, Italy

Castel Sant'Angelo

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The Mausoleum of Hadrian, usually known as Castel Sant'Angelo (Italian pronunciation: [kaˈstɛl sanˈtandʒelo]; English: Castle of the Holy Angel), is a towering cylindrical building in Parco Adriano, Rome, Italy. It was initially commissioned by the Roman Emperor Hadrian as a mausoleum for himself and his family. The building was later used by the popes as a fortress and castle, and is now a museum. The structure was once the tallest building in Rome.




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Monday9:00 AM – 7:30 PM
Tuesday9:00 AM – 7:30 PM
Wednesday9:00 AM – 7:30 PM
Thursday9:00 AM – 7:30 PM
Friday9:00 AM – 7:30 PM
Saturday9:00 AM – 7:30 PM
Sunday9:00 AM – 7:30 PM