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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Galleria d’Este is a must see. There is never anyone in there but it has been brilliantly rehung by the current director who has got it all right. The lighting is good, the selection of works is of very high quality and it is...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Donna B
Reviewed May 31, 2019

Worth going in, the artifacts there are just amazing, including musical instruments. The pictures of the d'Este family are interesting to look at after reading about them.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank piriot
Reviewed February 13, 2019

The museum was formed around the collection of paintings owned by the Este family, particularly Italian and local paintings ranginging from the 14th to 18th centuries. We saw some really interesting and famous pieces and were happy to have had a free guided tour included...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

Many great names of italic classic art. Exposition is very compact and easy to view. No crowds of visitors.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Max120368
Reviewed April 8, 2018

No top works, and very few works of art by the great names; instead mostly local (northern Italian) artists are presented. The works are very well displayed, and it is quiet and small enough that one can have a good look at all of the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank KatrienS955
Reviewed January 3, 2018

A very impressive collection of art and paintings! It shows the heritage from the Estense dynasti in Modena!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ingo618
Reviewed December 4, 2017

A small, high quality collection of paintings and other works of art collected by a local noble family. Well worth a visit. Some monumental works and some small and intricate pieces. Unusual terracotta statuary incluing polychromes.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Andrew Y
Reviewed October 11, 2017

The Galleria Estense is located in the Palace of Museums. It is found on the upper gallery floor and there is an admission charge. The galleries are laid out in chronological order from the 13th to the 18th century. There is a good sprinkling of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank ES1211
Reviewed October 7, 2017

To take a break from heat and crowds, we visited this museum in the afternoon, and spent about 2 hours admiring the art collection. Nice museum to visit if you have time.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed September 2, 2017

This is a nice art collection from the 14-15th century +16th century. Artists like Corregio, Bassano, Tintoretto and others. Many artists from the area that are not well known to the public but are very good nevertheless. Yona S.

Date of experience: September 2017
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