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Museo dell'Opera dell Duomo

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Address: Piazza del Duomo 49, Prato, Italy
Phone Number: 05-74-29339
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9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Mon 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
2:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Wed - Fri 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Thu - Sat 2:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

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More treasures of the cathedral

View treasures of the cathedral, including the original Donatello sculpted pulpit, plus frescoes, paintings, archeological objects, and a cloister.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 29, 2015
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Dobbs Ferry, New York
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138 reviews 138 reviews
38 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

View treasures of the cathedral, including the original Donatello sculpted pulpit, plus frescoes, paintings, archeological objects, and a cloister.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Starting from the entrance, just to the left side of the cathedral's facade, is this chronologically organised collection of paintings from 1340 until the 1800s. The sequence of rooms includes the central area with climate control including the Fillipo Lippi masterpiece St Jerome and extends to the vaults with numerous frescos. There is an interesting cloister of which only the... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

I thought this was just a small museum, until I went inside and there was room after room of historic artefacts, from 14th century illuminated books, artworks, Romanesque cloister, 9th century skeleton and tomb, frescoed vaults, and the original of the Donatello pulpit, the 'belt' gold container and original Lippi artwork (the ones in/on the Cathedral are copies).

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