MUSEUMS AND CASTLES
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San Michele all'Adige (41 km from Malé)
Also reachable by train from Mezzana (51 km)
From a popular technology standpoint, this ethnological museum is Italy's most important and one of Europe's most significant.
Trento (55 km from Malé)
Also reachable by train from Mezzana (66 km)
Coredo - Val di Non (25 km from Malé)
A fascinating way to discover this castle located in one of the oldest hamlets in Val di Non. Palazzo Nero was home to the Law Courts from approximately 1460 to 1475.
On the first floor, visitors can take in the so-called ‘Hall of Justice’, with its spectacular frescoes. The Palazzo once held a witchcraft trial with no less than 150 defendants.
Vigo di Ton - Val di Non (32 km from Malé)
Located on top of a hill in a panoramic position, this majestic castle was the home of one of the most powerful feudal families of the area.
Today it is one of the most important museums of the entire alpine arch.
Molina di Ledro (115 km from Malé)
Nanno - Val di Non (22 km from Malé)
Not too far from Castel Valer and just a few steps from one of Val di Non’s oldest towns, you’ll find Castel Nanno, one of the most striking castles in the area. Its unique architecture that includes a central tower almost seems to be one of the peaks of the Brenta Dolomites that surround and protect it. The castle was already mentioned in a document from 1191. Castel Nanno is a treasure chest full of fascinating tales and legends that reveal the history of the local territory and the families that owned this castle. The love story between Melisenda and Ludovico and the witches that were burned at the stake are just some of the events that are part of the history of a castle that has survived over the centuries.
Tassullo - Val di Non (19 km from Malé)
Castel Valer is located in a panoramic position near the town of Tassullo. The castle's tower which is 40 m high, is the highest in the entire province of Trento and has an octagonale shape.
It is possible to visit the «Madruzziane» rooms, the gothic kitchen, the study, the coat of arms room, the loggia, the cellars, the internal courtyard, the gardens and the chapel.
Sanzeno - Val di Non (24 km from Malé)
This museum hosts an exhibit of the most important archaeological artifacts discovered in the area, starting from prehistoric times, then from the Rhaetian and Roman periods and the Early Middle Ages with the arrival of the Goths and Lombards.
PANORAMIC WALK TO THE SAN ROMEDIO SHRINE
From the Museo Retico you can follow a trail created along a narrow canyon that in an hour will take you to the San Romedio Shrine, a must to visit from a cultural and artistic point of view.
Campodenno - Val di Non (32 km from da Malé)
Located amidst apple orchards, this complex dates all the way back to the 13th century.
The castle's outer walls embrace the pentagonal keep (tower) while the inner castle is shielded by a dual wall