Palazzo dei Diamanti, Ferrara

4.3
#1 of 12 in Museums in Ferrara
Admire medieval wood-panel paintings, classical words by Garofalo, enormous frescos, and more at Palazzo dei Diamanti, which houses the National Art Gallery of Ferrara. One of the world's most noteworthy Renaissance-era palaces, thousands of pink-veined marble diamonds adorn its reflective facade. Look for paintings from the medieval period through the 18th century, as well as rotating contemporary art exhibits. Don't miss the building's ornate candelabras and the Renaissance courtyard with its cloister and Ferraran marble well. By using our Ferrara route site , you can arrange your visit to Palazzo dei Diamanti and other attractions in Ferrara.
Create an itinerary including Palazzo dei Diamanti
map
Palazzo dei Diamanti Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
1,240 reviews
Google
4.5
TripAdvisor
  • Palace built by the Estensi in the new town. The Dukes of Ferrara have expanded the old town (medieval) with the help of the architect b. Rossetti. The expanded part of the city is called "addizione erculea". Art exhibits are held in this Palace.
    View original
  • The impression of carelessness. Enlightenment for me very discutibi. I have no face or anything special. I thought better.
    View original
  • The diamond palace is a peculiar and beautiful building. Located away from the downtown crowd is a sight to see  more »
Google
  • It deserves even the palace, hosted exhibitions are always beautiful. beautiful architecturally. It contains a gallery of wonderful painters mainly Emilia and Romagna.
  • Beautiful building with a nice little garden
  • Beautiful architecture. Very photogenic.
  • Extraordinary palazzo.
  • especially after open hour, should be perfect relax area

Plan your trip to Ferrara

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Ferrara

Stylish self-catering apartments just minutes from the center of Ferrara provide a convenient base from which to explore all of Emilia Romagna and Veneto. These apartments offer free Wi-Fi, secure parking, on-site laundry services, and barbeques. Equally affordable and just as comfortable, family-run B&Bs in the historical center of Ferrara allow you to access all of the city's major attractions on foot or by bicycle, available for rent at several locations in this central area.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Ferrara by other users

30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CHILE January, teens, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, teens, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Emilia-Romagna BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA November, culture, romantic, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Emilia-Romagna BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL December, culture, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Emilia-Romagna BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL March, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Ferrara BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 26 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 33 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Italy BY A USER FROM RUSSIA April, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Ferrara BY A USER FROM IRELAND January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Northwest Italy BY A USER FROM BULGARIA April, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: April, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans