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Ornithology Museum

Via Quercecchio, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 941388
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Interesting

Located well back from the main street this little museum is very interesting and worth a visit... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
NigePlymouth
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Simple, free and interesting

If you interested in birds you will enjoy this. There is s variety of species well presented. The... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2015
Gary L
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Sale, Australia
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1 Sep 2017
“Interesting”
24 Aug 2015
“Simple, free and interesting”
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Via Quercecchio, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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+39 0577 941388
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Reviewed September 1, 2017

Located well back from the main street this little museum is very interesting and worth a visit. Housing many stuffed species once found around the local area and giving a history of bird life

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Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

If you interested in birds you will enjoy this. There is s variety of species well presented. The first section has done very old pieces of stoneware, coins etc. it doesn't take long to visit and was quiet when we there despite the crowds on...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2014

Free and with helpful staff this ALS has some general historic artefacts and lots of taxidermied bird varieties

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Reviewed August 4, 2014

This small museum is a little off the beaten track, but quite interesting exhibits of many birds in glass cases. Pervasive smell. All labeling and info in Latin/Italian only.

Thank Tamara C
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Reviewed June 16, 2014

It is a small but free museum housed in an old church. I believe there are about 700 specimens, some of them rare birds like the Upupa Epops, or so we were told. An enjoyable 1/2 hour for amateur birders and naturalist.

2  Thank Mimi C
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