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Royal Palace Museum

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Address: Via Balbi 10, Genoa, Italy
Phone Number: 0102710236
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Tue - Wed 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
Thu - Sun 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Only 4€ per person for the visit. Gone through about 20 rooms in the palace. Each room is well preserved and photography is allowed so long no flash is used. There are English... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Only 4€ per person for the visit. Gone through about 20 rooms in the palace. Each room is well preserved and photography is allowed so long no flash is used. There are English description cards at the back of the description plate in every room. We took our time to read every cards to appreciate as much of the stories... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The palace is okay, however it is much smaller than I expected. There are som descriprions in every room but it might be a better experience with a guide. Left the building with an "okay what's next"-feeling. Not disappointed, but as I said just Okay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Went with my other college friends, got in for 2€ because of the discount. For the price, you certainly get a lot of content.

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Hemel Hempstead
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Absolute must see when in Genoa, stunning palace with a wealth of pictures and sculptures, the hall of mirrors is the best room, it's worth taking the lift up to the roof too.

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

I loved this beautiful old Palazzo. Very easy to get around, a tick give you free run of a single floor of this grand home, occupied by three great Genoese families over the years. And I especially loved that the original art and furniture is still in place, and that you can just wander around peering at things, and being... More 

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BRIGHTON ENGLAND
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

As on of the Palazzo Rolli, this gives you quite an idea what the visiting dignitaries could have expected on their visit to Genova. The hall of mirrors alone is worth the visit. Easy to while away a couple of hours wondering from room to room and in the gardens. The massive flyover that dominates the area around the port... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We spent a half day visiting the Palazzo Reale and the Galleria Nazionale di Palazzo Spinola. While we enjoyed both we really loved the Palazzo Reale. This palace really shows you how the inhabitants lived with authentic and beautiful furnishings, frescos, and artwork. We were also lucky enough to tour it with a guide who spoke perfect English and was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Only the second floor is open but it is worth the visit at 4 euros. Stunning paintings on walls and ceilings - lots of gold!! Information boards in each room in English to explain the ownership and artists. There is always a limit to the number of museums you can visit but if you have time for one in Genoa... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

One of the many palaces among Palazzi dei Rolli, this one can easily be missed since the palaces in via Balbi do not look as beautiful as in via Garibaldi. However, the inside of this palace is worth visiting, especially the Hall of Mirrors (which has been build in a similar fashion as the "Galerie des Glaces" in Versailles). Each... More 

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Bruselas, Bélgica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

This is one of the places to go to when in Genoa. Located on a rather unassuming street, it is rather easy to miss it, but you will not regret it if you do not and drop in instead. Beautifully decorated rooms, beautiful paintings, well preserved things. On a sunny day it is a pleasure to walk out on the... More 

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Additional Information about Royal Palace Museum

Address: Via Balbi 10, Genoa, Italy
Phone Number: 0102710236
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 1:30 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm

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