New Fortress

The New Fortress of Corfu is a Venetian fortress built on the hill of St. Mark in in stages. The original architect of the fort was the military engineer Ferrante Vitelli.

Notable Places in the Area

The was the main theatre and opera house in , , from 1902 to 1943. is situated 460 meters southeast of New Fortress.

Cathedral of Saint Jacob and Saint Christopher is the seat of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Corfu, Zakynthos and Cephalonia. is situated 550 meters east of New Fortress. Photo: Piotrus, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The of Corfu is a museum in the Palace of St. is situated 700 meters east of New Fortress. Photo: Dr.K., CC BY-SA 3.0.

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