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San Gimignano 1300, San Gimignano

Categories: Historic Walking Areas, History Museums, Museums, Tourist Spots
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4.8/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web
The star attraction of San Gimignano 1300 is its incredibly detailed ceramic model of the city as it stood in 1300. Take part in the treasure hunt, where you can solve puzzles and riddles about San Gimignano. Learn about the city's architecture, traditions, major events, and art through historical dioramas, a timeline, and multimedia exhibits. Plan to visit San Gimignano 1300 and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended San Gimignano attractions using our San Gimignano trip itinerary planner.
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  • San Gimignano is an absolute showcase city. Car-free city centre with plenty of substance and charm. Unfortunately she is approached so every day (to many) buses of many - day tourists do in Gros steep revenue one - but everything has probably 2 pages. However you must have been there once, when it is already near.
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  • The tourist information office will tell you where to find this great model of the town in 1300. We found it interesting but also helpful in planning our walk round the present day town! It is free bu...  read more »
  • Small town on a hill is actually part of the UNESCO World Heritage sites. Here-koncentrirovanoe italiânskoe Knights, in which local just live, no preservative, no fences. Hot′â town, here you can walk and walk. For lovers of popupok here bad-some suveniri, wine, olive oil. Everything else-in a small supermarket COOP near the parking lot. Yes, with parking, especially on weekends, too bad, after ten in the morning till night place.
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  • Miniatur of san gimignano, u can see the whole of san gimignano
  • Oft compared to Minas Tirith, SG is a lovely city of towers - many of which were knocked down during the conflict with Mordor.
  • A single room containing a physical model of how the city buildings might have looked in ~1300. Free entry. Donation requested, but entirely optional.
  • Don't miss the beautiful city models when you visit the city!
  • Beautiful medieval town with its 100 towers. Here the reconstruction.
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