Museo Diocesano di Padova, Padua

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See precious works of art originating from the territory of the Diocese of Padua at Museo Diocesano di Padova. Housed within the grand Bishop's Palace, the small museum contains sculptures, paintings, manuscripts, and other artifacts that are a testament to the church's cultural wealth and offer an appreciation of the arts. Don't miss the walls of Bishop's Hall, decorated with fresco portraits of the first 100 Bishops of Padua. Plan to visit Museo Diocesano di Padova and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Padua attractions using our Padua day trip planning website .
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  • Opened as a Museum in 2000, was built in the 15th century bishop in a 4-story property. Lower floor is used for the planned exhibition and 4th floor are on permanent exhibition. Get off the elevator and in a large hall at the top of the walls of the 四囲 hanging portraits of the Prince-Bishops. Go into the next room and Andrea previtali Madonna in throne room and 4 in the holy man had eyes. It's a picture as well as Bellini style. It is also the previtali was a disciple of Bellini died in Bergamo in Bergamo-born painter. In Paolo Veneziano 1 point and 3 points of the Tiepolo family regarding Menabuoi fresco painting fragments and tempera.
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  • Nice and interesting to see, absolutely worth a visit!! in the historical center
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  • Museum guards the memory of their bishops, their deeds, their priestly vestments and beautiful religious paintings. A gentleman who does volunteer work there you care about important facts from the construction of the Palace and the bishops who exercised your work.
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  • Excellent museum of medieval sacred arts.
  • Collects the works of art of various churches of Padua. The building was built in the early 14th century and enlarged in the 15th and 15TH. Is a museum to see. The low price
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  • Well worth a visit! Business card 8 euros which includes the baptistery, a veritable jewel completely painted by Giusto de Menabuoi in 1376. Imposing Archbishop's Palace Hall, frescoed and with medieval works inside.
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  • A museum not to be missed
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  • Great place for those who love the religious history of Catholicism
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