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Address: Via la Costarella n. 3, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 327 439 5165
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This is the town of San Gimignano, re-created in miniature, as it appeared...

This is the town of San Gimignano, re-created in miniature, as it appeared in medieval times. It is accompanied by historical dioramas and a fascinaating timeline of the town's history.A new and exciting activity through the streets of the medieval town, solving puzzles, riddles and pitfalls.The protagonists will receive a kit that includes a map of the city as it was in the 1300s, a pen and a 14 page booklet where they will find not only the riddles for the hunt but also detailed explanations on all the towers that still exist today,on the 4 “Contrade” or neighborhoods and the most important families of that period.The treasure hunt is available in Italian, English and French.

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Cute Museum with a small replica of the City

Is free and the replica is good, you can capture pictures that would appear you are on top of the City.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Is free and the replica is good, you can capture pictures that would appear you are on top of the City.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited San Gimignano several times on our honeymoon. After our first visit we just kept going back. It is a fantastic place with some great history, amazing architecture and fantastic restaurants.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While on a driving tour of Tuscany, we happened upon this little hilltop town. Walking around the city you find one amazing view after another. Easy access and relatively small in size, this small town is a beautiful example of a small Tuscan walled city. Not to be missed.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

great big village..... how i wished i stayed here for those 3N in Tuscany. spend a day here... and preferably spend couple of nights here... explore the trails - walk around - lay by the trees - simply bliss.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

When we visited San Gimignano in August 1973 there were few tourists and we enjoyed empty streets. This year it was wall to wall people with the inevitable tourist shops which are clearly wanted else they would not have any business. Even at midnight people were eating gelato and sitting on anything from the ground to steps talking and generally... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

I have been coming back here for the past 40 years simply due to the fact that it is interesting and unique. It never gets old and the stroll through the town is always fascinating. The buildings remain, but the stores are constantly changing. Lots of great ceramic and leather goods stores in very close proximity makes it a nice... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

This was a good little find in one of the backstreets. Free to enter and just ask for donations . The amount of workmanship that went into this model is extraordinary. Really worth a 15/20 minute visit!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Great examples of medieval Romanesque and Gothic architecture and the many towers. Being on a hill there are awesome views of the Tuscany countryside. The gelato at Gelateria Dondoli “The World Champion 2006/2007 - 2008/2009” was pretty good. The Duomo or Collegiate Church situated on the west side of the Duomo square is a remarkable monument ... The art is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic small town in Toscana, lovely views to the wine yards, fantastic restaurants, the arquitectura of the city is amazing .... I felt very cosí in this town... strongly recommend to visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

If tou have extra time, this is a good complement to the view of the city from the top of the tower.

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