Museo Diocesano di Padova, Padua

4.9
#8 of 22 in Museums in Padua
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 .
Create an itinerary including Museo Diocesano di Padova
map
Places to stay near Museo Diocesano di Padova
Museo Diocesano di Padova Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
65 reviews
Google
4.8
TripAdvisor
  • 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.
    View original
  • Nice and interesting to see, absolutely worth a visit!! in the historical center
    View original
  • 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.
    View original
Google
  • Excellent museum of medieval sacred arts.
  • 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.
    View original
  • A museum not to be missed
    View original
  • Great place for those who love the religious history of Catholicism
    View original
  • Central location close to the Duomo, charming, elegant. Trained professional, helpful and polite. I highly recommend you check them out
    View original

Plan your trip to Padua

  • 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.

Plans to Museo Diocesano di Padova by other users

12 days in Italy BY A USER FROM SPAIN June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Province of Padua BY A USER FROM GERMANY June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Venice BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 3 days in Treviso BY A USER FROM TURKEY June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Treviso BY A USER FROM VIETNAM June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Treviso BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Treviso BY A USER FROM INDONESIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Italy BY A USER FROM GREECE May, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 31 days in Italy, Chamonix & South of France BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, kids, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Northwest Italy BY A USER FROM GERMANY May, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Vicenza BY A USER FROM SPAIN April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Mestre BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans