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Address: Casa Rossa Ximenes | Via Casa Rossa Ximenes, 58043, Castiglione Della Pescaia, Italy
Phone Number: +39 389 003 1369
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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The Multimedia Museum Visitor Center was carried out in the beautiful Casa...

The Multimedia Museum Visitor Center was carried out in the beautiful Casa Rossa Ximenes (iconic structure of Maremma’s Reclamation) designed in 1765 by the distinguished Jesuit mathematician Leonardo Ximenesby the Grand Duke of Tuscany, Pietro Leopoldo of Lorena’s will. The today’s Multimedia Museum, designed by the Physicist Paco Lanciano and his Mizar s.r.l., offers a tour in two sections developing each on the two Museum’s floors. The Nature Reserve Visitor Center was created as a reception for information, reservations, Boat tours and educational activities departure point.

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As you drive along the coastline, one cannot miss this beautiful red building. It is worth stopping. Fare is excellent and of typical Italian seafood style--very fresh.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As you drive along the coastline, one cannot miss this beautiful red building. It is worth stopping. Fare is excellent and of typical Italian seafood style--very fresh.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

This beautiful structure looms up over the reeds in the wetlands of the Riserve Naturale Provinciale DIACCIA BOTRONA in the Grosseto area of Tuscany. Visit it and the wetlands that surround it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2014

Actually, since the beach, the castle, the pine forests, the villages and the wetlands are (connected to) outdoor activities, the Casa Rossa is the only real indoor attraction for visitors in Castiglione. The exhibition is as well documented as prepared and appeals to both adults and children. You can also take part in a short boat trip from the Casa... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2013

This museum has the best views over Maremma marshes and towards Castiglione d.P. The only language used in the exposition is Italian - this reduces the value of the visit of you do not understand it. A simple guide in other languages would help a lot. For those coming by cars: the parking is a hundred meters away, not visible... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2012

A fabulous retreat for bird life and small mammals. I loved walking through the wetlands and just listening to the sounds of nature. No fee to wander the wetlands Fee to go through the museum.

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