Fort Michelangelo

Type: Architecture, Attractions, Historic Sites

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In order to defend the Port of Rome, Pope Julius II commissioned Renaissance architect Bramante to build the massive Forte Michelangelo. Giuliano Leno eventually completed the job in 1535 and...  Read More


  • Attractions near Cruise Port: "If you're arriving into or departing from the port, have your camera ready. Forte Michelangelo is so big, that the best vantage point for a picture is from a distance."
  • Best for Attractions near Cruise Port Because: Given the historic importance of the port of Rome, the Forte Michelangelo is the regions most impressive icons of military architecture of the 16th century.

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