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Museo d'Arte Sacra

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Not Much to See

This is a very small museum with the emphasis on ecclesiastical art. The entry was included in a... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
andyh67186334
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Coalville, United Kingdom
Nice museum of sacred art

We toured the museum as part of a ticket package to visit La Collgiata (Il Duomo). The art spanned... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2011
Juliet M
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4 Sep 2018
“Tourists money beating.”
27 Apr 2018
“Interesting but a little disappointing”
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

We were in San Gimignano quite some years ago and wanted to visit the cathedral again. However, we were surprised to find out that tourists have to pay an entrance fee nowadays. Like all San Gimignano, also this attraction has become a tourist trap. One...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 27 April 2018

If there had been a better conection with the marvelous Cathedral Building next door, this would have been a better museum, as it was it wwas largely a collection of old peieces that are of interest only to the expert.

Thank Wardieeee
Reviewed 22 September 2017

This is a very small museum with the emphasis on ecclesiastical art. The entry was included in a multiple ticket purchase, hence the visit.

Thank andyh67186334
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Visited with my family this museum - nothing memorable ... just the expensive entry fee. You really must be interested in sacral art in order to enjoy it.

Thank Fernando B
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The art displayed here is gorgeous! The Madonna of the Roses was especially beautiful. It's a low key museum, very calm and serene.

Thank Lucia M
Reviewed 25 August 2014

You get a free handset with your ticket, explaining what to look at. Look out for the delicate Madonna of the Roses

Thank Jo L
Reviewed 26 June 2014 via mobile

The museum pales in comparison in comparison to the basilica and did not really capture our interest. We spent only about 15 mins here so it's not really worthwhile for us.

Thank monfong24
Reviewed 24 June 2013

We were a little disappointed with this. Not very much to see and a little repetitive. As a non catholic, it didn't make a lot of sense to me - i didn't know what some of the pieces were. However, some of the pieces were...More

Thank Carly A
Reviewed 6 October 2012

What an incredible display of wonderful sacred art, The wooden crucified Christ with two saints was awe-inspiring.

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Reviewed 21 November 2011

We toured the museum as part of a ticket package to visit La Collgiata (Il Duomo). The art spanned centuries and was presented in ways that allowed the visitor to get up close. The vestments on display were beautiful as were the many monstrances.

1  Thank Juliet M
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