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Excellent hidden gem

Definitely worth a visit for students of history/art. A fabulous place with a friendly, informed... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Beautiful Gem

Only opened to the public in the late 1990s this palace has been used by government since it was... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
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Via della Rosa, 41049, Sassuolo, Italy
+39 0536 184 4801
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

Definitely worth a visit for students of history/art. A fabulous place with a friendly, informed guide who spoke perfect English.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank global-wanderer1
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Only opened to the public in the late 1990s this palace has been used by government since it was built by the Duke. It airs on the feel of the great Versailles. There are works of art on the walls & ceilings that are masterfully...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank SylviaTourstein
Reviewed 30 July 2017

the most beautiful attraction to visit in sassuolo city, a place full of history and arts like a museum, spend some time immersed in the romantic palace.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank tania_mo
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

The Duke d'Este Palace in SASSUOLO called 'The Deliziosa' is a great surprise when you travel across Emilia Romagna. In a small town where they have a strong soccer team in A, you'll find this amazing XVI century Palace built by the Duke d'Este, has...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Elena M
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Must be visited. Deep historical and well wiew. easy to find and nice to walk around. Summer palace of Modena Duce.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Taspolino
Reviewed 18 October 2016

only I can said is very old but honestly I never been attractive to the culture ( may apology )but if travel around feel free to go

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank franco n
Reviewed 29 September 2016

The entrance to the palace is imposing with its larger-than-life statues of Neptune and some other ancient gods and goddesses. The exhibitions inside are free to visit once a month (first Sunday maybe). It is full of pictures dating from the 16th century on. In...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Erika B
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

What a gem! Only €4 entrance fee and includes a personal guide. This palace is well worth visiting if you're in the area - well worth our 40 min drive. Sassuolo has lots of lovely bars around a square.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank curryfiend580
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Palazzo ducale in Sassuolo is definitely worth a visit! It is different from other palazzo's because of the very nice and original (!!) fresco's. 40 rooms, it takes about an hour to see them. And with it comes a very kind guide who listens and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank B_Pescatore
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We were fortunate enough to visit the stunning palace recently during our recent visit to Bologna. The tour guide was fabulous and highlighted the theme of Frescoes in each room. Found this palace absolutely unforgettable and most definitely more than worth the small fee for...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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