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Palazzo Viti

Via Dei Sarti 41, 56048, Volterra, Italy
+39 0588 84047
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Amazing little museum

Five dollars for adults, free for children. This museum is pretty amazing, it shows a lot of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Josh B
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Mesa, Arizona
via mobile
Unique expirience

So nice!! Absolutely worth to see. You can see and even feel how did one wealthy family live... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Igor K
,
Karlovac, Croatia
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Palazzo Viti is one of the finest private residential building in Italy. The twelve rooms tht are open to the pubblic are fitted with furniture, porcelains, alabaster collection and other valuable items representing Italian, European and Oriental Art. The Palace is still inhabited by descendant of the Viti family.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“family photos” (6 reviews)
“private home” (3 reviews)
Opens in 21 min
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Via Dei Sarti 41, 56048, Volterra, Italy
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+39 0588 84047
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Five dollars for adults, free for children. This museum is pretty amazing, it shows a lot of eastern Art, it’s all owned by the family who lives at the very top.

Thank Josh B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So nice!! Absolutely worth to see. You can see and even feel how did one wealthy family live century and half ago. Each room is so good preserved. Original furniture, paintings, books are there and it looks as is was 150 years ago. Take your...More

Thank Igor K
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

Found the exhibits very interesting, and took the free wine tasting afterwards. Some of the rooms are beautifully decorated.

Thank John S
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

This palazzo is very much worth a stop to see a lovely home with wonderful collections of porcelain, paintings and furniture.

Thank Waylandtraveller
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Certainly an interesting house built to impress. Held by one family for half a century it then was bought in 1850 by Giuseppe Viti who made his money exporting local alabaster all over the world. So the house is full of trophies from his travels...More

Thank angie c
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

This is a very nice house with very nice items inside for a fair price to enter. All the ceiling were painted with frescos.

Thank Aaron P
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

This was a beautiful experience. It is a window in time to see the way a wealthy family would have lived. It is immaculate, beautifully and lovingly preserved. The family photos add a personal touch to the experience. It reminded me of my childhood friend's...More

Thank wilkinsm99
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

What a privilege to be able to look around someone’s private home, as this is still a family house, not a tourist attraction. Judging by the portraits, from many eras, and more recent photography that adorn the walls and side tables it appears through the...More

Thank Ian H
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Feels quite personal, very much a place associated with a family and you get to see a bit inside that.

Thank jensbjorgensen
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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The palace is really beautiful inside and It doesn't take that long to view it (depends on your interest). The family photos make it that much more fun to view. Would recommend if you're nearby

Thank Martina I
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