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Galleria Nazionale delle Marche

Closed Now: 8:30 AM - 7:15 PM
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Piero della Francesca, Raphael and Bellini and more

It is a real pleasure to walk around the Palace, almost alone, and enjoy, amongst other objects... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2015
DFD1303
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Brisbane, Australia
One of the great museums

An excellent museum with real masterworks. Don't forget Rafael's home town, so not by chance there... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2015
545medva
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Budapest, Hungary
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Housed in the massive Palazzo Ducale, this museum features archeological remains from the Iron Age and objects dating back to Roman times.
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Piazza Rinascimento 13 | Palazzo Ducale, 61029 Urbino, Italy
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Reviewed 18 September 2015

It is a real pleasure to walk around the Palace, almost alone, and enjoy, amongst other objects, lots of Works of Art by the famous Italian legends of the Renaissance period from Tizian to Raphael and Bellini to Piero della Francesca. There are a number...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

An excellent museum with real masterworks. Don't forget Rafael's home town, so not by chance there are some paintings from him. But there are so much to see, it is not enough to run through the galleries, you should take your time.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank 545medva
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Yes really it is - although there is other art in the former Ducal Palace, they provide an upholstered seat from which you can gaze at Piero della Francesca's "Flagellation of Christ". Urbino is yet another fortified hilltop town with other attractions and restaurants, but...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Lundydog
Reviewed 24 February 2015

Mention Raphael and my antennae are bristling. Mention Urbino and my artistic fibres are aflame and excited. The city is my type of urbane delight. It houses, the National Museum of the Marches in the Ducal Palace, one of, if not, the most prestigious in...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed 20 February 2015

The 5€ admission was quite the value with access to the palace AND art of the masters of the Marche region, including Rafaello and his father, as well as Piero della Francesca.

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank UsaDee
Reviewed 18 December 2014

Urbino is one of the most amazing places in all of Italy. Truth in advertising, we were there several years ago in March for work and had the chance to wander through the streets and came upon this lovely gallery. English text made the exhibits...More

Date of experience: March 2014
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Reviewed 14 November 2014

Housed in the Palazzo Ducale, the Galleria Nazionale delle Marche houses one of the most important collections of Renaissance art in the world. The Duke of Urbino's famous studiolo is well worth seeing and an excellent example of the art of intarsia (wood inlay). This...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank arcticboolie
Reviewed 13 November 2014

Impressed by the texts in English. An actress gave a performance of the mecenate who created the collection and donated it to the Town Pesaro. The collection is fine, the actress was good. There is a small painting, a head of an old man by...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Rosenkojan
Reviewed 10 August 2014

The grandeur of the ducal palace seemed the perfect setting for this great collection. There are too many paintings to enjoy them all, so we accelerated half-way round in order to appreciate the best on offer. And when we suddenly came to Piero della Francesca's...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank HertsCouple
Reviewed 3 August 2014

The collection of paintings is part of the museum in Ducal palace. In gallery you can see mostly works from the period of late gothic and renessance and some baroque works. It manly consist of the works of lesser known (but quality) artists from Marche...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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