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Museo del Capitolo della Cattedrale di San Lorenzo

Opens in 28 min: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Great difficulties entering the museum with the Perugia Card!

Capitolar Museum makes part of the choice of the Perugia Card. I visited Perugia together with my... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2016
Charl0tte01
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Antwerp, Belgium
A small museum, but with art and architecture of quality

This museum is located right next to the Duomo and has some most interesting art and architecture... read more

Reviewed January 27, 2016
gianlorenzo
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norfolk
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Founded in 1923 and located in the cloister of St. Lorenzo Cathedral, the museum assembles various types of artworks. Most interesting are: the painting by Luca Signorelli, by Agostino di Duccio, wooden sculptures, a rare display of illuminated...more
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Piazza IV novembre | Chiostro di San Lorenzo, 06123, Perugia, Italy
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Reviewed August 2, 2018

We are a well travelled and hard to impress family, including a student of museology and archeology. We have been on tours of historical sites and museums in other places in Italy, in France, the UK, all over the USA, New Zealand, Australia and the...More

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Chiara B, Responsabile at Museo del Capitolo della Cattedrale di San Lorenzo, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Thank you so much! I'm embarassed...

Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

What an absolutely fantastic tour that goes under the cathedral and shows the amazing history that was found under the cathedral. If you are in Perugia sign up for this tour.

Thank Mauro F
Reviewed November 5, 2017

For full disclosure, I worked on a project for this museum, so I am biased. This museum is small, but book a tour with the lovely guide Chiara and she'll take you beneath the Duomo. Most of the artifacts from this site have gone to...More

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Chiara B, Responsabile reception at Museo del Capitolo della Cattedrale di San Lorenzo, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2018

I'm very gratefull!!! And embarrassed. Thank you!

Reviewed October 2, 2016

Capitolar Museum makes part of the choice of the Perugia Card. I visited Perugia together with my 17 year old daughter. On the first day I bought a Perugia Card of 13 euro that allowed free entrance for a minor under 18. I bought the...More

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Reviewed January 27, 2016

This museum is located right next to the Duomo and has some most interesting art and architecture to explore. It can be visited with the Perugia Museums card and we highly recommend it.

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StaffPG, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Museo del Capitolo della Cattedrale di San Lorenzo, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2016

Thanks a lot for your review, very appreciated!

Reviewed January 10, 2016

Another outing with my 6-year-old grandson after we had explored the Archeo Museum. As usual,due to our ages,we didn't have to pay,but it would have been well worth the nominal entrance fee. He was given a sheet of things to discover,like a treasure hunt,details in...More

Thank Cocciolino2015
Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

This is a very interesting place. We got to see underground the cathedral. Tours have to be booked beforehand because you can only go with a guide. The guide spoke both english and Italian. We saw ruins 100 years BC, roman times and 13th century....More

Thank janina t
Reviewed September 26, 2014

A nice place to visit. It offers both art work from the Cathedral (like Domenico Ghirlandaio's beautiful painting) and archeological part.

1  Thank Masha T
Reviewed August 27, 2014

This is a mixed opinion from our family ...we enjoyed the museum but for different reasons. Our son liked the fact that when we ventured underground we saw archeologists at work and many pieces that have been uncovered as they keep unearthing the past ,...More

1  Thank Victoria L
Reviewed April 15, 2014

Underground archeological site just in the center of town. You can walk on roman streets and see the foundations of houses. The most interesting think is a huge etruscan wall.

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