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Musei Civici Di Palazzo Farnese

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we wanted to visit the building but our attention was first caught by the exhibition of Hannibal... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2019
armando s
Museums of Palazzo Farnese in Piacenza, Italy

This museum houses many interesting frescoes and paintings among which one very famous Botticelli... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
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Reviewed 7 February 2019

we wanted to visit the building but our attention was first caught by the exhibition of Hannibal Barca, so we paid 24 € (12€ each) to visit it in the building basement. a bit expensive considering the exhibition content made by cardboards describing his history...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

This museum houses many interesting frescoes and paintings among which one very famous Botticelli of the Madonna and Jesus, some renaissance armors, one famous Etruscan bronze artifact used to teach how to foresee the future looking at a sheep liver and a great collection of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

The Palazzo Farnese is worth to visit as a building itself. The Civic Museum consist of different parts, from the paintings, to the frescoes, statues, and carpets and ceramics and armoury. You can not manage in one day if you want to see everthing. They...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 22 April 2017

For the price of one ticket, you get three museums plus a look at the etruscan "liver" sculpture. The museums include the civic museum of Piacenza, the painting gallery, the carriage museum, and part of the archaeological museum..

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank BobC558
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I love Palazzo Farnese, it is so beautiful, inside and outside There are some Musei inside with different type of civic museum, that one of arm, of carriages, of Risorgimento, archeological. Very evocative also for the old (ancient) location of the rooms and hall In...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Didn't know what to expect but was blown away by the fastness. From the staircases to the monstrous iron gates, I found it absolutely beautiful. Helpful staff to assist you, the only down side was that you had to pay to enter certain rooms which...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank TravelsmartDes
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We had been to Piacenza before and had missed seeing this Museo as it was closed on the afternoon we visited. So this time we made sure we could go, it is a huge building we many various pieces and it tells a great story...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank 621AndrewM
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The Palazzo Farnese is a historical palace in the heart of Piacenza, rich of history not only for Piacenza but whole of Italy. The farnese family were highly influential for the history of Italy not only politically but also clerical. One can take a guided...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank AntonioPotenza
Reviewed 6 September 2016

There's many things to see, starting from the carriages, the recent Etruscan discovery, the Etruscan liver, paintings and not least the building is impressive as well. There's a thing I didn't like, the staff, don't get me wrong, they were very kind and helpful but...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 12 October 2015

An unfinished imposing Middle-age castle hosts six (or more) ranging from archaeology to paintings, medieval weapons, coaches, glasses and ceramics and an astonishing Botticelli Madonna. The staff is particularly kind and helpful, the price is definitely low (6 Euros).

Date of experience: October 2015
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