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Lapidary museum of the ground floor of the palazzo dei museo

This is a small, but free museum showcasing stone artefacts, from Roman grave steles to carved... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Katrien S
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Ghent, Belgium
Fantastic museum, great service!

When we visited the museum we were offered a free tour by the waiter of the coffeebar. He arranged... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2015
HansLuiten
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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8 Apr 2018
“Lapidary museum of the ground floor of the palazzo dei museo”
24 Sep 2015
“Great guided tour”
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This is a small, but free museum showcasing stone artefacts, from Roman grave steles to carved balcony from around Modena and the countryside. Well worth a look around if you go to any of the other museums housed in the same palazzo.

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Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

It's worth allowing a few hours for the whole museum. We took advantage of the free guided tour in English, and it was an excellent introduction to Roman sarcrcophagi, as well as teaching us much about Modena and its history. Thoroughly recommended.

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Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

When we visited the museum we were offered a free tour by the waiter of the coffeebar. He arranged a guided tour by the conservatrice of the museum for free, and it was great!!

2  Thank HansLuiten
Reviewed 13 May 2015

We tried to visit the Galleria Estense at the Palazzo dei Musei of Modena. Due to an earthqiake several years ago the galleria was in restauration. At the entrance inside the building several roman sarcophages were exhibited. Then we learned that the Museo Lapidario Estense...More

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