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Museo Civico di Sansepolcro

Via Niccolo' Aggiunti 65, 52037, Sansepolcro, Italy
+39 0575 732218
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a most interesting display of locks and keys as well as some fine paintings

This museum is worth a visit .When we were there they were celebrating the life of a local art... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
mick c
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Sydney, Australia
Piero della Francesca

Believe me or not : I have been visiting the place for years (you must know that I'm a big fan of... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2016
PierreGoloso
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Paris, France
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5 Sep 2016
“Blocked view but view locks!”
18 Aug 2016
“Beautiful”
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Via Niccolo' Aggiunti 65, 52037, Sansepolcro, Italy
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

This museum is worth a visit .When we were there they were celebrating the life of a local art historian .For inexplicable reasons they had an amazing exhibition of locks of all shapes and sizes.The name Sansepolcro arises from 2 locals who visited the Holy...More

Thank mick c
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Believe me or not : I have been visiting the place for years (you must know that I'm a big fan of Piero), and even in August, i could never find more than 20 visitors. Given the level of the masterpieces presented here, I really...More

Thank PierreGoloso
Reviewed 26 November 2016

You cannot miss the painting of Piero della Francesca once you come to his hometown.. there are also loads of other collection we loved the etching too

Thank lovetotravel792016
Reviewed 26 November 2016

after missing out on the frescos in Arezzo (now need timed tickets there) we were heartbroken to find the museum here under restoration. Check to be sure the Resurrection is available for viewing before planning your trip. Not much besides the della Francescas worth seeing...More

Thank avb
Reviewed 19 September 2016

As Sansepolcro was the birth place of Piero della Francesca, and this museum is home to two of his major works, it's likely that most visitors to the town will visit this museum and quite right too. The Ascension of Christ (currently being restored but...More

Thank patinhongkong
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Aldous Huxley famously described the Resurrection, by Piero Della Francesca as the greatest painting in the world. I'm not much of a fan of Mr Huxley, but he sure pegged this one. We are staring at greatness, even enough to get down on a knee...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We visited this museum without having read previous TripAdvisor reviews and so were surprised to find that the Resurrection is still under restoration and partly obscured - a fact not drawn to one's attention at the ticket desk although subsequent signs in Italian explained that...More

Thank Richard1000000
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

My wife, mother in law and I visited Sansepolcro for a day from Perugia. The Museo Civico was at the top of our list of places to visit and it was well worth it. One of Piero della Francesca's finest works, 'Resurrection' was undergoing some...More

1  Thank Danny H
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

People go to Sansepolcro to see Piero della Francesca's Ressurection. Unfortunately they got some mostly unremarkable paintings from nearby churches and put them around Piero's masterpiece to justify their charging EUR 8 to see it. To make matters worse, Piero's fresco was under restoration and...More

1  Thank JFreitas2014
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

A lovely visit even with the restoration which does obscure your view of the Resurrection. The digital tables are great, they give a lot of detail in English and Italian of the key Piero works in the museum and their restoration. When we visited the...More

Thank Susan B
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LizTh
What bus stop is closest to the Museo Civico when coming from Arezzo?
20 October 2016|
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Response from nataly-tourist | Reviewed this property |
Bus Arezzo-Sansepolcro stops at the New Autostation (Nuova Autostazione, Via Marconi), in 300 meters to the Museo Civico.
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Karen L
When will the restoration of 'The Resurrection' be completed?
2 February 2016|
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I was there today and was told that April 2017 is the projected completion date.
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ROMAN B
Добрый день, "Воскресение" не реставрации?
21 January 2017|
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Response from nataly-tourist | Reviewed this property |
Добрый день! В сентябре было на реставрации, как я и писала в отзыве. Сейчас - не знаю.
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