The Fortress of Angera


Tour Number

Activity Level



Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, Day Trip / Out of Town


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10



Italian (fluent), French (fluent), English (fluent)

An ancient fortification perched on a spur overlooking Lake Maggiore

Embellished by a medieval-style-garden, it keeps a beautiful cycle of frescoes, dating back to the end of XIII century. The fortress houses the Doll Museum, an amazing collection of dolls, toys, books, miniature furniture and board games with more than 1000 pieces , making it one of the most important museum in Europe.


The fortress of Angera
Its dolls museum
Amzing landscapes

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: The fortress of Angera

End location: The fortress of Angera

Duration: 3 hours


It is a walking tour.
If you need a private transportation to get there, I will arrange it.

What’s Included

My service as a licensed tour guide in a 3 hours tour.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

9 euro - Entry ticket and personal expenses

What’s Extra

Entry ticket: 9,50 euro

Transportation ( private car) if needed

A Recent Review of this tour

Michaela is a fabulous guide. She is friendly and knowledgeable. I had a delightful day with her.
Barbara Glover

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