Palazzo Ducale di Urbino, Urbino

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Palazzo Ducale di Urbino reflects Federico's dedication to using pagan imagery to decorate the medieval walls. A small study that faces away from the city and toward the duke's rural lands is the central element. The latticework, paintings, and benches here are stellar examples of Italian inlay. The shelves are filled with musical scores, books, and scientific instruments that reflect the duke's broad interests. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this Renaissance structure built into the side of a hill. Add Palazzo Ducale di Urbino to your Urbino travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Urbino itinerary maker.
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  • The card is very low and in many occasions is also free and works within are quality and great interest. It's not huge but it is worth spending some time!
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  • Really a beautiful experience. The Palace is great and exceptional paintings preserved inside. Advice to those wishing to visit it to request a guide, ours was well prepared and he flavoured the history of paintings with really interesting stories.
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  • Federico da Montefeltro's Palace is definitely a masterpiece of Renaissance architecture and engineering. Big Windows, imposing staircase and interior gardens with well or fountains. The works of art that embodies are a magnificent Gallery of paintings, paintings, tapestries and ceramics. Ideal for lovers of art history. From Raphael to the masters of 600, with a portion devoted to early Christian art in the courtyard. Great.
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  • Cool palace. The museum is ok; there a few paintings worth looking at.
  • Wonderful architectural setting with an outstanding collection and exhibition of important artworks.
  • Beautiful village. Worth a visit. Make a reservation when you want to have diner in town
  • Great museum and architecture. See the chapel on the lower level.
  • Amazing Palace / museum You cannot miss. You will be surprised by its treasure full of amazing work's of art, including Raffaello Sanzio.