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Palazzo di San Giorgio: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This buildiong has an ancient history: on its base, marco Polo was kept in jail. The rooms are nice, well mantained,

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank organante
Reviewed 14 August 2019

We passed by Palazzo di San Giorgio twice during our stay in Genoa. We came to know that it is one of the most relevant and well-known historic buildings in Genoa. It took 3 years to build this palace. During the second half of the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 12 July 2019 via mobile

Beautiful archietecture, and the building is quite big. So you will probably see it if you are in Genoa or atleast you might walk pass it.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank fluffycatpower
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

The most amazing building in Genoa. Maybe not in terms of architecture, but given its historical importance for sure. At the old port, impossible to miss.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank a1eksandar
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Withe redeveloped port and the roadways that now traverse the area this stunning building is the proverbial 'fish out of water' With the highly decorated exterior and history this building is now engulfed by the modern age but still shines as a nod to the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank rayp775
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

The first palace in Genoa built on water in 1260. It was the seat of the city authorities and then of the Banco di San Giorgio. It was enlarged in the sixteenth century. Today it is the seat of the Port Authority of Genoa and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

A very beautifully-frescoed building in the Old Port district. I didn’t go inside — it was nighttime when I saw it, and I’m pretty sure the Port Authority of Genoa still operates out of this building — but it was something special to see.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank AlexB10499
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The palace was built in 1260 by Guglielmo Boccanegra, uncle of Simone Boccanegra, the first Doge of Genoa. For the construction of the new palace, materials were used from the demolition of the Venetian embassy in Constantinople, having been obtained from Byzantine Emperor Michael VIII...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank AndreL750
Reviewed 31 January 2018

This Palace is a beautiful architectural marvel indeed. As you enter the pier and Aquarium area of Genoa, this structure will command your attention. It was in fact the starting point of our walking tour of Genoa. Our guide mentioned that the building was built...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank SanjayBijlani
Reviewed 1 January 2018

This building dominates a huge area. It was pouring with rain so unfortunately only got to see as we drove by

Date of experience: November 2017
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