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Museo Nazionale di Palazzo Reale

Lungarno Antonio Pacinotti, 56100 Pisa, Italy
39 050 926511-39
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Ranked #25 of 43 Attractions in Pisa
Type: Art Museums, Museums
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Owner description: After a visit to Pisa's famous Leaning Tower, drop in at one of the major national museums in the city.

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Cardiff, Wales. U.K.
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

These museum exhibits are housed in a royal palace situated alongside the River Arno in the centre of Pisa. Opening hours are restricted to mostly mornings. The entrance ticket is 5 euros and can be combined with the nearby San Matteo Museum for a total of 8 euros. The exhibits are mainly based on the families of Tuscany rulers. They... More

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Orpington, Kent, UK
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44 reviews 44 reviews
5 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We were the only visitors at the time. Maybe it's because it closes at 2pm. Once the doors were unlocked for us, we were free to wander as we liked. There's paintings, tapestry, furniture, statues, ceramics. Not much in the way of explanations in English, but a leaflet you pick up as you go in explains some of it. An... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

I wouldn't put this museum at the top of my list of things to do in Pisa, but if you're in town for more than a day it's not a bad way to while away an hour or so. Lots of paintings so poorly lit you can barely make them out. The standouts of the collection for me were the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

When we arrived, we were shown the lockers where we left our small backpacks, but we weren't required to put in handbag or small camera bag, provided we gave assurances we wouldn't take photos. One member of staff (a curator?), who spoke excellent English, accompained us to the first room & gave us far more information than was displayed. Despite... More

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