CASTELGRANDE

Where: Bellinzona, Switzerland

Start of construction: 13th Century

End of construction: 15th Century

Most important renovation: 20th Century

Accessible: yes (museum)

Important fact:

This is one of three castles in the Swiss city of Bellinzone. It houses a restaurant and museum. The third castle (Sasso Corbaro; 15th century) is shown in the photo above (below right).

The other castle is Castello di Montebello.