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Pisa, Italy

National Museum of Palazzo Reale

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Today: 9:00am-3:00pm
This Week
Sunday:Closed
Monday:9:00am-3:00pm
Tuesday:9:00am-3:00pm
Wednesday:9:00am-3:00pm
Thursday:9:00am-3:00pm
Friday:9:00am-3:00pm
Saturday:9:00am-2:00pm
Cost: $5.87 USD (5.00 EUR)

A Palace of Art

The Medici family was known for many things - some not particularly pleasant - but at their best they were great patrons of the arts. It's fitting that the Palazzo Reale, one of their palaces dating from the late 16th century, should now house a magnificent collection of portraits, tapestries, furnishings and other works of art. In addition to their permanent collection, the curatorial staff also regularly mounts special exhibitions. Of particular interest is the collection of items related to Pisa's famous Gioco del Ponte ("Battle of the Bridge"), an annual mock-battle pageant that has been held on the last Sunday of June for the past seven centuries.

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