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Museo Civico Archeologico Di Sarteano

Via Roma 24, 53047 Sarteano, Italy
+39 0578 269261
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Great little museum full of unexpected treasures

The museum has local discoveries from the Etruscan era, including burial items and wall paintings... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
JanieAlison
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London, United Kingdom
Amazing wall paintings! 2500 years old!

You need to book tickets in advance from the museum to see the wall paintings. Guided tours take... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2015
Teresa N
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Potters Bar, United Kingdom
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20 Jul 2017
“Great little museum full of unexpected treasures”
11 Jul 2015
“Amazing wall paintings! 2500 years old!”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Via Roma 24, 53047 Sarteano, Italy
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+39 0578 269261
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

The museum has local discoveries from the Etruscan era, including burial items and wall paintings. There is explanation in English. Fascinating and unusual.

Thank JanieAlison
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Reviewed 11 July 2015

You need to book tickets in advance from the museum to see the wall paintings. Guided tours take place at 9:30 and also in the afternoon on a Saturday only We were lucky to be in a party of 4. The guide had little english...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2015

There are several rooms over 2 floors with the finale being the reconstruction of the Etruscan tomb wall paintings. We were glad we visited the museum prior to going to the tombs as the guided tour was in Italinan Most of the information around the...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2015

First, we actually visited the museum on our previous trip to Sarteano, which was in May 2012. This museum was small but just about the right size for a pleasant visit without the feeling that there is too much to see in a relaxed visit....More

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Reviewed 22 February 2015

We've seen a lot of Etruscan Museums, and while it was not as grand as some, it gave a very intimate feeling, especially in the reproduction of the tomb la Quadriga Infernale in the final room, which was lovely. We also visited the tombs themselves...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2014

Maybe the smallest museum I've ever visited, but still rich in quality and of high value. There are two main room upstairs, and four room downstairs to explore. I especially liked the wall paintings downstairs with the three headed serpent, the hippocampus and the demon...More

1  Thank FyFazan
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Reviewed 6 August 2014

Mainly Etruscan. Impressive reproduction of the Tomb of the Quadriga Infernale discovered near Sarteano a few years ago.

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