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Museo del Capitolo della Cattedrale di San Lorenzo

Piazza IV novembre | Chiostro di San Lorenzo, 06123, Perugia, Italy
+39 075 572 4853
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Fantastic tour showing multiple levels under the cathedral

What an absolutely fantastic tour that goes under the cathedral and shows the amazing history that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mauro F
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Chiara makes this museum great.

For full disclosure, I worked on a project for this museum, so I am biased. This museum is... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
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Founded in 1923 and located in the cloister of St. Lorenzo Cathedral, the museum assembles various types of artworks. Most interesting are: the painting by Luca Signorelli, by Agostino di Duccio, wooden sculptures, a rare display of illuminated manuscripts and two sections dedicated to ecclesiastic furnishings and liturgical paraments.
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1 week ago
“Fantastic tour showing multiple levels under the cathedral”
5 Nov 2017
“Chiara makes this museum great.”
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Piazza IV novembre | Chiostro di San Lorenzo, 06123, Perugia, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an absolutely fantastic tour that goes under the cathedral and shows the amazing history that was found under the cathedral. If you are in Perugia sign up for this tour.

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

For full disclosure, I worked on a project for this museum, so I am biased. This museum is small, but book a tour with the lovely guide Chiara and she'll take you beneath the Duomo. Most of the artifacts from this site have gone to...More

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Chiara B, Responsabile reception at Museo del Capitolo della Cattedrale di San Lorenzo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm very gratefull!!! And embarrassed. Thank you!

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Reviewed 2 October 2016

Capitolar Museum makes part of the choice of the Perugia Card. I visited Perugia together with my 17 year old daughter. On the first day I bought a Perugia Card of 13 euro that allowed free entrance for a minor under 18. I bought the...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2016

This museum is located right next to the Duomo and has some most interesting art and architecture to explore. It can be visited with the Perugia Museums card and we highly recommend it.

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StaffPG, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Museo del Capitolo della Cattedrale di San Lorenzo, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2016

Thanks a lot for your review, very appreciated!

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Reviewed 11 January 2016

Another outing with my 6-year-old grandson after we had explored the Archeo Museum. As usual,due to our ages,we didn't have to pay,but it would have been well worth the nominal entrance fee. He was given a sheet of things to discover,like a treasure hunt,details in...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

This is a very interesting place. We got to see underground the cathedral. Tours have to be booked beforehand because you can only go with a guide. The guide spoke both english and Italian. We saw ruins 100 years BC, roman times and 13th century....More

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Reviewed 26 September 2014

A nice place to visit. It offers both art work from the Cathedral (like Domenico Ghirlandaio's beautiful painting) and archeological part.

1  Thank Masha T
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Reviewed 28 August 2014

This is a mixed opinion from our family ...we enjoyed the museum but for different reasons. Our son liked the fact that when we ventured underground we saw archeologists at work and many pieces that have been uncovered as they keep unearthing the past ,...More

1  Thank Victoria L
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Reviewed 15 April 2014

Underground archeological site just in the center of town. You can walk on roman streets and see the foundations of houses. The most interesting think is a huge etruscan wall.

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Reviewed 13 October 2013

The Capitular Museum of San Lorenzo was reopened to the public in 2000, it's entrance is to the side of the church in Piazza IV Novembre and through the 18the century cloisters. It's hard to believe with such a great wealth of objects that I'm...More

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