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Museo di Palazzo Ducale.

Piazza Sordello 40, 46100, Mantua, Italy
+39 0376 352100
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Piazza Sordello 40, 46100, Mantua, Italy
+39 0376 352100
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Slightly hard to work out how to get in – the ticket office is between the castle (where the Mantegna frescoes are) and the Palace which forms the rest of the visit. Once I’d worked that out, it was fine – the Mantegnas are a...More

Thank Fudge03
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ticket price includes the garden, lovely to get away from the heat. The palace is vast and very informative even if you are not on a tour. Worth the visit if ceilings are your favourite.

Thank RebeccaBlueSky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Palazzo Ducale during our visit to Mantova and it was, frankly, dull. Lots of rooms, yes, lots of stuff, yes, (although many of the rooms were stark and empty), but not presented in a interesting or engaging way. We were quite bored...More

Thank Simon G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One ticket gives entry to both the castle and palace. The latter is vast and conveys the granduer of the Gonzaga dukes of Mantua very well.

Thank Norman E
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Buildings of Palazzo Ducale from a different time period, from XIII to XV centuries. Apartments have a lot of paintings and other work of art. The Pisanello rooms with a beautiful frescoes.

1  Thank Mark D
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Well presented and extensive selection of paintings and works of art. Easy to follow pathway around the wonderful rooms of this fine palace.

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 18 August 2017

The Gorganza's were in charge at Mantua for 400 years and have left their mark with an extraordinary palace complex. the outstanding feature is the extensive wall frescos and decorated ceilings.

Thank Hornista
Reviewed 14 August 2017

On Italian standards the museum of the ducal palace is not thrilling. Besides the fantastic masterpiece of Mantegna (Camera degli sposi) the rest of the museum does not have many masterpieces. A couple of trecento nice paintings, some beautiful ceramic pieces and a few late...More

1  Thank Procaccia
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The Castle is the main attraction of the city of Mantova. It stood the test of time and it is an outstanding building. The different art items are connected with the history of the place. One should prepare the visit to take full advantage of...More

Thank sarasagiv
Reviewed 8 July 2017

The main attraction in the city of Mantova, the castle complex is a must see. Take a tour together with some history material, and learn about the events that happened in this fascinating place. A atração principal na cidade de Mantova, o complexo do castelo...More

Thank GinoPL
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25 September 2016|
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Response from Jackie_lonsdale | Reviewed this property |
You book the Ducal Palace time of entry. It depends of course how long you spend in each room before you arrive at the Sposi room and they do limit your time there, although at this time of year there will be fewer visitors... More
Robert B
22 January 2015|
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Response from Robert B |
Thank you for your information. I shall check back laterals you suggest RGB