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Torre del Moro Orvieto

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April 21, 2015
Climb the tower up to the top. It's 240 steps but it worths! Get a great view of the town if you can.
May 8, 2014
Tower with lookout to countryside and the town.
March 23, 2019
The tower was named by the Pope, and later renamed Moro probably in relation to that of Raffaele di Sante called “the Moor”(which gave its name to the district and the building beside the tower). The tower stands in the heart of the city and is open internally. Its stairs lead to a spectacular…
January 21, 2019
Inizialmente chiamata Torre del Papa, poi ribattezzata del Moro probabilmente in relazione a tale Raffaele di Sante detto “il Moro” (che aveva dato il suo nome alla contrada ed al palazzo adiacente la torre), o al fatto che sulla stessa torre vi si “appendesse” il Moro in occasione della antica…
October 22, 2018
In cima alla Torre del Moro potete ammirare tutta la citta e le colline umbre.

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Historic Site
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Point of Interest
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n° 87 Corso Cavour
Orvieto, Umbria 05018
Phone+39 0763 344567
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Tuesday 10:30 AM