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Museo Civico Archeologico e della Collegiata

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Very interesting old artefacts. Cheap entry

Very interesting visit. Some very old artefacts. Can use an iPad for English translations. Has a... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2017
Gwen F
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Melbourne, Australia
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Great Out of the Way Etruscan Museum on the way to Volterra

As my wife and I left Castello Di Casole to visit Volterra, we passed a sign for Casole d'Elsa... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2016
MartinTravelAddict
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20 Sep 2017
“Very interesting old artefacts. Cheap entry”
24 Oct 2016
“Great Out of the Way Etruscan Museum on the way to Volterra”
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The museum has two collections. The first is dedicated to Etruscan period: Attic kraters, bronze fibulae decorated with one of the earliest representations of boxing in Etruscan words, urns and vases. The second shows works of important artists from...more
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Piazza della Liberta' 5, 53031 Casole d'Elsa, Italy
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+39 0577 948705
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Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting visit. Some very old artefacts. Can use an iPad for English translations. Has a lift and clean toilets too.

Thank Gwen F
Reviewed October 24, 2016

As my wife and I left Castello Di Casole to visit Volterra, we passed a sign for Casole d'Elsa which my cousin (who lives in Siena) had told us had a great Etruscan museum that few people take the time to go and see. I...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Incredible historic art of Siena, full rooms of frescoes and paintings. Takes about 1 hour to go through and is worth it.

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Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

If you are into archeology then this is a treat for you. We visited as we were touring round the hill top towns in area. We enjoyed our visit.

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Reviewed July 10, 2016

Well displayed museum of the history of the locality and art gallery of local interest. In exchang for our passport we were loaned an iPad with details in Englsih of the key exibits to look out for as we worked our way through the rooms...More

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Reviewed June 22, 2016

A lovely small museum, well laid out, with some wonderful examples of Etruscan artefacts found in a tomb close by the the village.

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Reviewed July 17, 2015

We had a good look round and there are many interesting sights but they're not very exciting. Something for the keen person

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Reviewed June 25, 2015

We have had the chance to visit the museum during a private opening for our group and were amazed by the amount of artefacts displayed in the museum of such a little village!

Thank Silvio W
MuseoCasole, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Museo Civico Archeologico e della Collegiata, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2015
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Grazie per la bella recensione. Organizziamo spesso visite guidate per facilitare la comprensione della nostra collezione museale.

Reviewed August 18, 2012

a small museum, beautiful art, very kind and knowledgeable personnel. two rooms about the Etrurians, specially the ones from the area and Volterra: their stone portraits look quite different from those around Latium (much more south). And some splendid rooms with art from 1200 to...More

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