The castle of Vigolo was erected during the Renaissance in a strategic position over the pass between Vigolana and Marzola, in order to defend the town. The first record of castle dates back to 1214. In 1254 it was besieged and destroyed.

In 1424 the castle passed to the family of Murlini and later in 1477 to de Fatis, whose descendants are still the owners. The de Fatis acquired the castle in ruins and rebuilt it almost completely in the 16th century style, turning it into an aristocratic residence country. These changes appears today. Being a private home, the castle is not open to the public.

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Founded: 15th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Italy

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patrick Bernard (3 years ago)
Tommaso Tabarelli de Fatis (3 years ago)
Un posto top! Proprietari fantastici
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Francesco Bonadiman (3 years ago)
Impressive private castle in the middle of the woods, it offers an incredible view.
claudio decarli clod (3 years ago)
Piccolo castello privato, raggiungibile da una comoda passeggiata assolutamente godibile nel bosco.
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