The Castle "Al Castello" (to The Castle) is the name by which this hotel and restaurant has always been named by the local population, apparently a medieval castle, it is actually a historic manor house, built between the sixteenth and seventeenth century, originally owned by the Caccia family , named feudatory of Sillavengo by the Duke of Milan, Gian Galeazzo Sforza, in 1483.
Between the walls of the Castle lived famous illustrious characters and gentle ladies, to which today are titled the precious suites and the great Frescoed rooms: from Francesco to Bianca Maria Sforza, from Gian Galeazzo Visconti to Ludovico il Moro. Charming personalities that today remain the charm and the pure beauty of a fabulous home!
Built in 1368 as a fortress by Galeazzo II Visconti, the Sforza Castle was enlarged during the 14th century by Gian Galeazzo. Today the castle is home to the Civic Museums.Inside, the Museum of Ancient Art is custodian to the last masterpiece of Michelangelo,the Pietà Rondanini; it also hosts the Picture Gallery, the Furniture Collection.
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Ticino Park and the land of the Visconti and Sforza families Monuments The Certosa di Pavia is an unusual example of elaborate Gothic architecture far removed from the Lombardy style. Connected to the Castle by a park, it was commissioned by Gian Galeazzo Visconti as a family chapel and mausoleum. Construction started in 1396 and …
The Hotel offers a huge car parking. Additional details. The Castle in 1490 hosted the marriage of Gian Galeazzo Maria Sforza and Isabella of Aragon. On this occasion Leonardo da Vinci organized the scene of the theatrical performance "The Day of Paradise". Distance from airport
1446: The Venetians seize the castle, reinforce it and equip it with ramparts and fortresses 1451 – 1474: The castle undergoes an intense rework and fortification 1490 : The castle hosts the wedding of Galeazzo Maria Sforza and Isabella d’Aragona late XV century: Leonardo da Vinci stays in the castle’s tower and here carries out part of ...
Gian Galeazzo Serbelloni was an Italian noble and military. He was Count of Castiglione Lodigiano, Grande di Spagna, Duke of San Gabrio, feudatory of Romagnano, Marquis of Incisa, Consignor of Castelnuovo Belbo, feudatory of Gorgonzola, of Camporicco and of Cassina de 'Pecchi.
The Visconti Castle or Castello Visconteo of Cassano is a castle of Middle Age origin in Cassano d'Adda, Lombardy, Northern Italy.It received the current form in the 14th century, when Bernabò Visconti, lord of Milan, enlarged the existing fortification as part of a defensive system of the Visconti dominions on the Adda river.