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Museo Etrusco

Via Folgore da San Gimignano, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 940384
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Spare yourself the dissapointment

Even though the medieval town of San Gimignano has a lot of history, they have not realyl managed... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Morten R
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Copenhagen, Denmark
Interesting Old Medicinal Museum - Not fussed with the modern art

Since we had bought the Museum Ticket to go into the town hall and tower and it included these as... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2016
Adrian T
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Perth, Australia
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  • Excellent49%
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15 Apr 2018
“Spare yourself the dissapointment”
20 May 2016
“Interesting Old Medicinal Museum - Not fussed with the modern art”
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Hours Today: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Via Folgore da San Gimignano, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Even though the medieval town of San Gimignano has a lot of history, they have not realyl managed to put it on display in an interesting manner on this museum. There is a lot of old pottery from the Etruscans, and an old pharmacy, but...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2016

Since we had bought the Museum Ticket to go into the town hall and tower and it included these as well, we thought we would go in and have a look. The La spezieria di Santa Fina was quite interesting and had all of the...More

Thank Adrian T
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Reviewed 6 December 2015

In one of the squares of the City, near the municipal building, is the entrance to the museum and tower. The museum goes up several flights of stairs and in each there are some striking pieces of art. If you have the stamina, you can...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2015

This is a smallish museum situated away from the town center. It is worth a visit however. There are a number of archaeological exhibits. The exhibit we stumbled upon with great pleasure was a photographic exhibit of the contemporary Italian photographer Franco Fontana which gave...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2015

Seeing ancient artifacts is always fascinating but this is about as ancient as you can get. Its a fairly large museum and everything is marked. We really enjoyed the statues.

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Reviewed 25 May 2015

We called in here purely by accident, we looked through the doorway of the courtyard on the way back to the car park. The lady at the entrance was very helpful and happy and because we had already paid for the Torre Grande ticket our...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2015

My wife and I spent almost two hours in this museum. What a blessing that one gentleman collected and kept al these artefacts for later generations. As an engineer by education I wondered how these craftsmen 2000 years ago managed to make all these beautiful...More

1  Thank Karel39
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Reviewed 4 November 2014

The museum was well worth our visit. It has a good collection of regional Etruscan material culture. Although the collection is dominated by the large number of funerary urns, there were enough other objects to hold our interest. Two highlights of the collection on display...More

3  Thank Michael A
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Reviewed 30 May 2014

There is nothing like seeing the findings of hidden treasures from the Etruscan times. They are like none other! Facinating~

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Reviewed 24 September 2013

Not the first museum in the area that has some nice stuff on diplay. But many have not more then an Italian explaination. Same in Volterra Etruscan museum. Why ??

1  Thank Erik V
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