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Museo di Santa Giulia, Brescia

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Home to a historical museum, Museo di Santa Giulia was named a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2011. After ancient remains were discovered on the grounds, the monastery was converted into a museum for the artifacts' display. View Roman houses that were excavated from beneath the orchard, as well as Bronze Age artifacts that were scattered around the area. You can continue your tour into Romanesque and Renaissance Italy in the basilica, where frescoes painted by Romanino grace the walls. Use our Brescia itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Museo di Santa Giulia and other attractions in Brescia.
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  • Went several times in various events, it's always a pleasure to visit it, even without exhibits by sculptors or painters, because it summarizes Brescia of the past ... to visit and enjoy ... try it and you will be satisfied as me and so many others ...
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  • Although it is not the only Museum, is certainly the most important museum building in Brescia. It houses some permanent exhibitions (such as the Pinacoteca). In my opinion the salient feature is the hospitality of many events, even of national importance internationally. For example, during this period, the Museum houses one of the few exhibitions dedicated to the Dada movement, which-as with other events-has an impeccable organization. During every Annuity Museum is always very active in initiatives of this kind.
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  • Be of Brescia and enjoy such beauty when you want really is a privilege! In addition to the numerous works of art and historical artifacts spanning centuries, the structure that houses the Museum is an architectural work of art beautiful and especially well preserved. Well prepared staff for guided tours.
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  • If you love culture this is the right place
  • Superb ! Reserve at least three hours for a proper visit
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  • I was simply blown away by this museum. It exceeded my expectations in terms of the amount of art work from pre-Roman times to more recently. It was well worth the price of admission which is 10 euros for adult. This museum included works such as winged victory, house from Roman times, as well as the Nuns Choir, Basicilia de San Salvatore. In addition, since the Tosio Martinengo is being renovated, Santa Guilia features some of the works from that museum (i.e. works by Raphael) as well as two other art exhibits were all included.
  • I was there for the exhibition on 100 years of Dadaism and I must say it was one of the most beautiful cultural afternoons ever. Wonderful experience, all suggestive and history everywhere ... To visit the art gallery.
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