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Casa di Boccaccio

Certaldo, Certaldo, Italy
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Ranked #9 of 14 Attractions in Certaldo
Type: History Museums
Most recent review
- Jun 2, 2014
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

At this moment, only the view from the top of the tower is interesting; you have a nice look on Certaldo and environment. The museum itself is "re-organising" as noted on signs in the various rooms. Every room is a mess, with a few explanations in italian only, except for the "sorry, we are re-organising" signs. So in fact the... More

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

Ask for their fancy cappachino-you won't be disappointed. They did a lovely mini reception for my wedding prior to us returning to our villa and wedding reception.

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San Diego, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

Interesting to see the home and learn more about the time of the plague and his history. Audio guides (free) a bit difficult to follow.

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New York City, New York
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284 reviews 284 reviews
53 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

If you want to sit and watch the tourists and locals go by...do so here. The local cats took a liking to the little German girls and we all smiled. Casa di Boccaccio is known for its gelato and it is gorgeous but I chose to drink my calories in Persecco.

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