Private tour of the Civic Museum in Siena
Museums

Private tour of the Civic Museum in Siena

Availability: Every day
Duration: up to 2 hours
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Portuguese , Russian
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Explore the Civic Museum in Siena with an experienced guide
  • Get a complete overview of the evolution of Sienese art
  • See the renowned cycle of frescoes by Ambrogio Lorenzetti
What to expect

Discover the Civic Museum, one of the major museums in Siena, which is housed inside the majestic Palazzo Pubblico, the town hall located on the famous Piazza del Campo. An experienced guide will explain to you the frescoes created by some of the most important 14th-century artists, such as Simone Martini, Duccio di Buoninsegna and Ambrogio Lorenzetti.

See La Maestà (1315) by Simone Martini, a masterpiece of European Gothic art, and the cycle of frescoes The Allegory and the Effects of the Good and Bad Government (1338-1339) by Ambrogio Lorenzetti, one of the first examples of civil art. The exhibition includes works of art from the 14th to the 19th century displayed in 10 rooms offering visitors a complete overview of the evolution of Sienese art.

The tour ends inside the museum in order to give you more time to explore the palace. At the end, you will have the opportunity to sample local products. The guide will give you a voucher for a free tasting of typical delicacies and a discount in a nice local shop.

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What's included
  • Experienced local guide for 2 hours
  • Civic Museum private guided tour: Sala del Risorgimento, Sala di Balia, Sala del Concistoro, Cappella del Podestà, Sala del Mappamondo, Sala della Pace
  • Free time to visit Palazzo Pubblico on your own
  • Tasting of typical products and discounts in a local shop
What's not included
  • Museum ticket (approximately 10 euros for adults, discounts for groups and families)
  • Earphones for large groups
Where

Piazza del Campo 72, 53100 Siena SI, Italy

Meeting point:

Sinfo Point & Tours

What to remember
  • Please confirm the time of the tour directly with the local operator. You can find their contact information on the voucher after booking
  • Earphones might be required for large groups. They'll be provided at a small surcharge
  • Please note that the order of the visits may change
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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When
  • Every day
  • Please confirm the time of the tour directly with the local operator
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Provider
Siena Tourism Programs & Services - Società Cooperativa
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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