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Casa del Petrarca, Arqua Petrarca

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  • The casa is the original house used by Petrarca, and is wonderfully preserved. The exhibits are well done, with English translation, and the staff stands ready to respond to any questions. A definite ...  more »
  • Check out his preserved cat which is shown in the bottom, left room. Very interesting displays and inexpensive to get in.  more »
  • the house old more than 700 years is well preserved and perfectly maintained. Great monument of a great artist and humanist in a picturesque village in Colli Eugeneae, worth to be visited for every on...  more »
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  • Located in the village of Arquà Petrarca. It's a pretty House well renovated. With a small garden. Inside there are frescoes dating back to the period when Petrarch lived there. Two vintage ' finds ' kept in a room not accessible but with two glass doors that allow their view. You can watch a video that explains in a short life is the last years of the life of poet and writer.
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  • A well cared for and is particular in the footsteps of the last years of the great poet. Original wooden ceilings and frescos. Beautiful village around the village, to explore on foot (beware of many roads uphill) to catch glimpses to capture even more striking in the clear and sunny day and with the warm colors of autumn. Great romantic walk too ...
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  • La casa del Petrarca is small, well preserved walls decorated with an interesting symbolism, a tiny garden. You can walk into the House of a great poet leaves you a nice feeling.
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  • Arcuá Petrarca is a nice village, small but nice. La casa del Petrarca, a disappointment ... There is nothing to see
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