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Museo di Santa Giulia

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Address: Via Musei, 81/b, 25121 Brescia, Italy
Phone Number: 030-240-0640
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An excellent museum. Really well presented.

Liked everything about it. Pity that there were no other visitors while we were there. So much to see

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
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Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Liked everything about it. Pity that there were no other visitors while we were there. So much to see

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Statesville, North Carolina
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55 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

This is one of the best museums I' ve ever seen and I have been all over Italy. It takes you through the different periods of the history of the area. The scope and detail of the exhibits are incredible. Their quality is also amazing considering the smaller size of the city.The exhibits are also labeled in English.This is a... More 

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Novato, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
31 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

This museum has all the ruins of the old town. Shows the history of city and the makings of what the town is built on.

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Brescia, Italy
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

A fantastic representation of the archaeology and history of northern Italy in an astounding location. A world-class museum

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Not that big a museum, but with a nice painting (mostly religious) collection and the superb Santa Maria by Solarium Chapel, with the a very impressive ritual cross displayed on the upper level.

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Brescia, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Had a great guided visit inside the museum. Important treasure belonging to different period of time can be seen here. From Roman time to Longobards. Some to mention: beautiful Roman villas ruins, roman mosaics on the walls, the cross of the last king of the Longobards, King Desiderio and home of the king's daughter Ermengarda (which Manzoni got his inspiration... More 

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53 reviews 53 reviews
42 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Santa Guilia was a wonderful surprise and the highlight of our stay in Brescia. It's an expansive museum, full of Italy's and Brescia's shared history and filled with wonderful artifacts and displays. We spent half-a-day in the museum and enjoyed every minute. Santa Guilia sits close to the Roman Temple and Amphitheater and is in easy walking distance of Brescia's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Plan enough time, this is a large sprawling museum which is in the historical center. Very educational access to Roman ruins. you can see cle4arly see how the ancients lived. Also there are too numerous to mention artifacts from the Roman and subsequent periods, as well as a still intact medieval Christian monastery with frescoes, etc. in their original positions... More 

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Laval, Canada
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We went because it was raining and our B&B was next to it, but we were very happy that we did! There is a lot to see and to learn!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We didn't go in, being put of with a price of 10 euros per person. You can get into some of the best museums in capital cities for less than this.

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