Queen castle in Gressoney

savoia castle in gressoneyQueen Margaret Castle was built in 1904 it’s made up of a central rectangular-shaped nub with five cusp towers on its sides.

Carlo Cussetti realized the ornamental paintings, while panelled ceilings, woodworks and furniture, inspired by the Middle Ages.

The tour is divided into two parts: the ground floor and the main floor.

The first one has a main entrance leading to a large hall, with recreation rooms and sitting rooms on one side. On the opposite side is the dining room, richly decorated.

The main floor opens up with a wooden staircase bearing griffins and eagles and leading to royal apartments, preceded by a hall.

The queen’s apartment undoubtedly occupies the most privileged position; from the windows one can see Mount Rosa and the whole valley in all their splendour.


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