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Civic Museum (Museo Civico di Padova)

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Large art museum next to the Scrovegni Chapel

This is a large art museum with an impressive collection. However, it no doubt suffers because of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
FactotumDellaCitta
Surprisingly big museum and art collection

We had only 105 mins to spend in this museum. It was not enough. We only saw the art gallery and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a large art museum with an impressive collection. However, it no doubt suffers because of its proximity to the amazing frescoes of the Scrovegni Chapel (well, almost everything in Padova pales in comparison to the Scrovegni Chapel). It is still worth a visit....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had only 105 mins to spend in this museum. It was not enough. We only saw the art gallery and had to hurry towards the end. Negative is that almost all signs are only in Italian. Highlights are the Giotto room and the small...More

2  Thank Lefteris K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This museum is located next to the Scrovegni chapel. Tickets to the chapel and museums are sold at the same counter. Since you usually have to wait before entering the chapel, you can visit the other collections in the meantime. On the ground floor, you...More

2  Thank ProfessorTravell
Reviewed 3 September 2018

I went with my wife and 9 year old daughter. The historical artefacts were the most interesting to me but the information was almost solely in Italian which I couldn't understand much of. My daughter felt distinctly uncomfortable as she was advised to move on...More

Thank Alan T
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

We went here to buy the Padova card - €16 pp for 48 hrs - which allows free admission to this museum, The Scrovegni Chapel, several other city museums & sites and free transport on the buses & trams- and to book our slot for...More

1  Thank DrOnvacation
Reviewed 6 May 2018

You need to come here if you are visiting the Chapel frescoes, but the museum itself is excellent as well. It covers everything from Roman architecture and remnants of artefacts to bronze sculpture, marble, paintings and it's very well laid out over a very large...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Nice collection. Could you more signs in different languages. Wasn't my favorite experience. Hopefully tomorrow will be better.

Thank Grant I
Reviewed 17 September 2017

If you were not overwhelmed with the Cappella degli Scrovegni, then wander around this museum. The second floor is where the action is and be prepared to be filled to the gills with art, about 95% of it with a religious theme. I must admit,...More

Thank Ryan J
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Really this is worth spending an hour or two if you can. There are Master painters exhibits as well as Giottos Crucifix that is amazing. The art here is incredible and I was full of wonder and so appreciative to see such masterpieces.

Thank rose-on-car
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Was a bit surprised to discover huge art collection in otherwise nondescript Padova. This museum is at par with Galleria del Accademia/Uffizi and stocks brilliant collection of Giotto and Donatello masterpieces. There is also nice archeological museum nearby. It is close to train station so...More

Thank Nikita K
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ryder318
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€13, but it’s better to pay €16 on Padova Card
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