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Museo Civico, Sansepolcro
(4/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web)
View what some claim to be the best painting in the world at Museo Civico, a small museum that proves an unexpected gem. Though size of the structure itself does not impress much, the museum's collection of artwork, displayed through 10 halls, is exceptional in scope. Here, you can view "The Resurrection," a fresco by Piero della Francesca that writer Aldous Huxley named the world's greatest painting in 1925. Tour the site and spend some time with Piero's paintings, as well as works from Matteo di Giovanni, Raffaellino del Colle, and more. Plan to see Museo Civico and other attractions that appeal to you using our Sansepolcro tourist route planner.
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  • Believe me or not : I have been visiting the place for years (you must know that I'm a big fan of Piero), and even in August, i could never find more than 20 visitors. Given the level of the masterpie...  more »
  • The Museum is dark and pretty bad, old, apart from an electronic Panel that sebra put it there for a lapse of memory more than with a sense.-a long series of empty rooms, upstairs and down, a few minutes to tell the relationship between Piero and Luca Pacioli. And then Piero that there is the central panel of the triptych: went on vacation in Milan for Christmas (and there is a modest photographic reproduction), two fragments of frescoes and the sublime resurrection is being restored, covered in part by the inevitable scaffold for restorers. More is not there.-Bah. However, staff is extremely knowledgeable, courteous and helpful.
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  • You cannot miss the painting of Piero della Francesca once you come to his hometown.. there are also loads of other collection we loved the etching too 
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  • Nice the Municipal Museum with paintings of messer Piero, interesting l Aboca museum with its scents and beautiful Cathedral and the adjacent cloister.
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  • Not to be missed! Piero della francesca is waiting for you!
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  • To be admired!
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  • Interesting ... hosts the qiadri by Piero della Francesca
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  • Nice
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