Aragonese Castle - Piazza Armerina
Street View (if present)
Technical Information

Aragonese Castle - Piazza Armerina

LOCATION: Piazza Castello

DATING: XIV CENTURY.

DESCRIPTION: Built from 1392 to 1396, the King of Sicily Martin I of Aragon resided there. Like Frederick's castles, it has a regular quadrilateral plan closed at the corners by massive asymmetrical quadrangular towers, and rests on a high base with oblique angular spurs, built at the rear. Of the three original floors only two remain, it was also the seat of the district prison

Card insertion: Ignatius Caloggero

Photo: web

Information contributions: Ignazio Caloggero, Region of Sicily, web

Note: The populating of the files of the Heritage database proceeds in incremental phases: cataloging, georeferencing, insertion of information and images. The cultural property in question has been cataloged, georeferenced and the first information entered. In order to enrich the information content, further contributions are welcome, if you wish you can contribute through our area "Your Contributions"

Disclaimer note

Click to see on Google Maps
Rate it (1 to 5)
0.000
Send a notice to the publisher
[contact-form-7 id="18385"]
Share