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Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

My favourite artist has always been Francis Bacon, so imagine my excitement as my family and I were walking down the street in Sorrento and I saw a sign with Francis Bacon written on it. My other half said I was free to have an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 3, 2018

We attended the Frances Bacon exhibition, which was interesting but not as interesting as the villa itself, which is beautiful. At the exhibition, we were persuaded to attend a musical evening. It was €25 a head well spent. The singers and musicians were really good,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 5, 2018

I find it great to have temporary art exhibitions which are freely accessible to the public and of the highest calibre. I visited one late afternoon and thoroughly enjoyed the beautiful pieces and the museum building itself. When I was going to leave, I was...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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FONDAZIONE S, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Fondazione Sorrento, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

Dear Maria, thanks for your review. We would like to point out to you that on the Foundation's website there is a detailed article on our fellow citizen Enrico Salierno who donated to the city the collection of carillons that she appreciated so much. Must...More

Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

We visited this evening and were blessed with being able to see an exhibition of Marc Chagall and photographs of Sophia Loren. All very inspiring and definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful old building which currently has a photography exhibition of Sophia Loren (film and candid photos) and and also an exhibition of Chagall sketches and paintings. The latter has a fun interactive exhibit kids will love. The price is only 8€ for...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank rutwe
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

The young artists exhibition was incredible. We were made very welcome, the exhibition was free and a lovely guide explained the pieces and talked about the artists, loved it! It felt a real privilege bit unfortunately I think it was right at the end of...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Bob_Diane
Reviewed September 28, 2016

We wanted a break from the typical holiday experience - wandering around the lanes and gift shops. So we weren't disappointed by this fascinating gallery exhibition dedicated to the sculptor Arnaldo Pomodoro. We learnt that he has sculptures situated in major cities around the world...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank nigelabbey
Reviewed September 26, 2016

It was interesting to learn a little of Sorrento's history in art and sculpture from this delightful and informative venue. The exhibitions vary but seem generally to be accessible to novices like me. Reasonably priced and conveniently situated at the end of the main shopping...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank chrisjs19
Reviewed February 28, 2016

Siuated in a villa this gallery is well worth a visit. Whilst we were in Sorrento there was an exhibition by the sculptor Arnaldo Pomodoro. As well as items in the gallery and other buildings around the city there were larger ones in various squares...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank ejfraser
Reviewed October 1, 2015

Fantastic exposition of Pomodoro' s bronze sculptures over 3 floors. Thoughroully loved it. Well worth visiting it.

Date of experience: September 2015
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