Information & Facts
Castle: Free. Museums: EUR3, with concessions available.
Free admittance daily from 4.30pm to 5pm, and on Fridays from 2pm
The official language of Italy is Italian. English is
understood in the larger cities but not in the more remote parts of
The Euro (EUR) is the official currency, which is divided into
100 cents. Those arriving in Italy with foreign currency can obtain
Euros through any bank, ATM or bureaux de change. ATMs are
widespread. Travellers cheques can be exchanged with ease in the
large cities, not so in the smaller towns. Credit cards are
accepted in upmarket establishments and shops around the cities.
Banks are closed on weekends, but tend to have better rates than
casas de cambios.
Castle: Open daily from 7am to 6pm (winter), closing
at 7pm in summer. Closed on 25 December, 1 January, 1 May and
Easter Monday. Museums are closed on Mondays