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A passionate gallery of portraits of members of the Farnese family connected to Castro. From its beginning in 1537 by Pope Paul III to its destruction under the orders of Pope Innocent X. At Castro the Farnese obtained the title of Dukes they will also have in Parma and Piacenza.
In the lands of the Duchy of Castro lies the beautiful area next to Lake Bolsena and part of the Cimini hills. Still today Caprarola is dominated by the Palazzo Farnese, the family’s beautiful palace. Through documents the attentive description of characters, happenings and places, the reader visits with the fervor and vivacity of the story telling, the happenings of one of the most famous families of Italian history.