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The medieval castle dating from the twelfth century. AD, as attested by the excavations in the courtyard, the castle of Lecce is known to tourists visiting the city - and the same Lecce - under the name of Charles V Castle as its final and present form is the result of the orderly restructuring of the sixteenth century Spanish sovereign. TICKET Castle of Charles V: · Whole € 8 · Reduced € 6 · Family (2 adults + 2 children under 18) € 17 Residents in Lecce reg. · Full € 6 · Reduced € 4 · Family (2 adults + 2 children under 18) € 12 Reduced: under 25; BB.CC. students, academia and the like; architects; archaeologists; Art historians; teachers; FAI members Free: handicapped + escort; journalists; authorized tourist guides; employees of the Ministry of Cultural Heritage. guided tour in the halls of Castle Charles V to admire the sixteenth century and the impressive medieval castle ruins Lecce. Through reconstructions and archaeological materials found inside the rooms of the castle, you can relive the various stages of the fortress from the Middle Ages to the Spanish. The tour includes a visit to the Piazza d'Armi, Maria d'Enghien room and the medieval Torre Mozza. Duration: about 25 min Departure: 10:45 to 11:45 - 12:45 to 13:45 - 14.45- 15:45 to 16:45 - 17:45 to 18:45 Reservations required Cost: 4 € per person - Reduced € 2 (up to 12 years) SERVICES (The Cartapesta Museum is temporarily closed) • Daily guided tours in Italian and foreign languages to the historic center of Lecce; • Guided visits to the Castle of Charles V and the exhibitions organized in the Castle; • guided tours in Salento; • Guided tours for schools with themed itineraries • marketing and promotion of the area; • Ticket events; • tourist publishing and art history. The Castle has been operated by the Cooperative Theutra. Theutra has as its purpose the promotion of the castle through the organization of exhibitions and cultural events, ensuring full accessibility and usability for citizens and tourists.