Castello di Miramare - Museo Storico, Trieste

Castello di Miramare - Museo Storico was built between 1856 and 1860 as a residence for Austrian Archduke Ferdinand Maximilian of Hapsburg and his wife, Charlotte of Belgium. Wander the lavish rooms, complete with original furnishings, including Maximilian's and Charlotte's chambers, the throne room, and the music room. To learn more about the castle, visit the information center and study the paintings in room XIX, which depict the history of Miramare. Step outside to amble through the large park surrounding the castle. It is full of unusual tropical plant species and features views of the Gulf of Trieste. See Castello di Miramare - Museo Storico and all Trieste has to offer by arranging your trip with our Trieste online sightseeing planner .
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  • A lovely place for an easy trip along the coast from Trieste. Easily accessible by bus. The park is very well kept and has great views out to sea. We didn't go inside the building on our visit, we...  more »
  • Full of history, romantic place. We learned lot of unfortunate life of Maximilian, ending in his tragic death in Mexic.Worth seeing  more »
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