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Apr 2, 2019
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Oct 29, 2016
“Walk around the town to get to the open museum”
Pinuccio Sciola, world famous sculptor and still a resident of San Sperate suggested in the 60s to turn the village into an open air museum, sort of a skansen by putting muralsonto the walls of the buildings. The advice was taken and today you could...more
San Sperate Village | 20 km-s from Cagliari, San Sperate, Sardinia, Italy
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Reviewed April 2, 2019

Uniqiue village which you really must make the effort to see. Wonderful artwork throughout a lovely village

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2016

From the bus parking place we walked the main street of the town and we saw the many nice drawings on the walls, it was very quiet place until we arrived to the museum.

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Ester Z
Reviewed September 14, 2016

We were driven by Alessandro himself to San Sperate. There he told us a lot about the Murales, different kind of paintings and pictures on the outside walls of the houses in the Village. It was just one big public museum, incredible. Because of his...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank emieke
Reviewed March 14, 2016

San Sperate was the first stop on a shore excursion from the Norwegian Epic. The town is covered with murals. As the murals age, they are replaced with new murals by new artists. My wife and I found this very interesting. The last stop on...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank GWP917
Reviewed September 2, 2015

There are unexpected art installations all over San Sperate. Many are sculptures, apparently by a well known Italian artist. My favourites are the murals, many of which are trompe l'oile, occasionally religious, occasionally folksy, often humorous. However, San Sperate suffers from the widespread Sardinian malaise...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank MikeD1948
Reviewed August 12, 2015

It might sound over the top, but in San Sperate lives what is at the moment the most visionary artist in the world: Pinuccio Sciola. His name is not renowned as the one of other world-class artists simply because is not from the world dominant...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed September 13, 2014

Loved the paintings and searching them out. Nice little town with few local products and craft shops

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Col M
Reviewed December 21, 2013

In the village of San Sperate many of the buildings are decorated with murals or hung with sculptures. Some of these are by well known artists. Of particular interest is the sculpture gallery of Pinuccio Sciola. His sculptures, carved from stone, can be played like...More

Date of experience: December 2013
1  Thank chartseven
Reviewed October 8, 2013

We were lucky enough to be taken here by friends in the village. What an amazing experience. I would urge anyone who is in the area to try and see these beautiful stones, the carvings and hear them sing. These stones, set in a garden...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank lexad_11
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