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Stunning architecture

Beautiful architecture in this beautiful renaissance town. It's very small but an absolute gem of a... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2017
Daniela B
via mobile
A gem

This is an undervisited gem. A perfect example of Renaissance architecture and culture. Mid July... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2016
kingston upon thames
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13 Mar 2017
“Stunning architecture”
22 Jul 2016
“A gem”
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Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful architecture in this beautiful renaissance town. It's very small but an absolute gem of a town. The staff of the museum are really friendly and helpful and you can visit all the sights easily in an afternoon. Great location for instagram shots!!!

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Daniela B
Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

This is an undervisited gem. A perfect example of Renaissance architecture and culture. Mid July and very few tourists. A must see.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank hillsider
Reviewed July 9, 2016

One walks into it almost seamlessly from the Palazzo Giardino. A beautiful example of Renaissance architecture, both inside and outside. Longer than the Mirror Gallery in Versailles, once devoted to VG's marble collection and now empty of it, it still retains all of the grandeur...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Giorgio G
Reviewed August 1, 2015

I think the Duke had a sense of humor, there are a lot of intriguing features in the frescos, such as, the angel peeing from above the doorway. As with all the other Sabbioneta attractions this is top class and well worth visiting. It's also...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank travelwriterBoston
Reviewed April 9, 2015

Ridiculous Sabbioneta is not listed at the top of Mantua Province top destinations! Beside being an UNESCO Heritage Site the small town is unique in its offering a coherent, unspoiled and well preserved Renaissance architecture. Somehow, but not surprisingly very little 'lively' it could do...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Marialuisa M
Reviewed April 9, 2013

It isn't easy to answer the question above. In fact, Italy has, among others, the beautiful baroque planned cities of Eastern Sicily, rebuilt after the 1693 earthquake. Yet I am inclined to attribute to Sabbioneta the first place, for the very reason that has determined...More

Date of experience: April 2013
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