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Musei Civici Di Palazzo Farnese

Closes in 11 min: 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Beautiful Palazzo

The Palazzo Farnese is worth to visit as a building itself. The Civic Museum consist of different... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Budapest, Hungary
Do this when in Piacenza!

For the price of one ticket, you get three museums plus a look at the etruscan "liver" sculpture... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
New York, New York, United States
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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

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Reviewed 23 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..

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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

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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

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

1  Thank Andrew M
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

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

Thank halyscl
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).

1  Thank Andrea G
Reviewed 27 September 2015

In general, we found Piacenza only okay. This was the best we saw. The Botticelli was good, the artifact shaped like a liver was cool, the carriages display was well done. The set up is nice, but most of the artifacts are average. Not a...More

2  Thank HappyInItaly
Reviewed 6 May 2015

This has two major items to see: the Botticelli Madonna and the Etruscan Fegato. The remainder of the archeological section was insignificant local finds. The collection of carriages was interesting and extensive especially if you haven't seen any before. The paintings were good, but not...More

1  Thank kagatlin
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