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Via di Citta' 89, 53100, Siena, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In a courtyard between the Campo and the Duomo is this charming house used as a music venue. Drinks and food are served in the outdoor cafe.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank David C
Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

The Palazzo Chigi Saracini houses the Academy of Music in a beautiful old palazzo. We have attended excellent chamber concerts there but had never taken the tour of the rooms originally lived in by the Chigi family. Multilingual Anna, the librarian of the music library,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 16, 2019

The beginning of the construction was in the 12 century,with a special tin tower ( battlements), a window star of Siena, a beauty of the city; It's the seat of the Musical Accademica; In the palace is also a great bibliotek, much paintings, and a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

Without a doubt, this is one of the must-see palazzos in Siena. My wife and I are so glad we decided to visit the Accademia Musicale and highly recommend it. The only way to visit is by guided tour which is included in the reasonable...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank StephenKutzy
Reviewed June 27, 2018

There is a cafe in this little courtyard off of the Via di Citta but you can pop in just for a look at the arched area and well. There is also a gift shop with unusual musical gifts.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed January 12, 2018

This lovely palazzo is the seat of the one of the finest music conservatories in Europe, and you can hear superb students at practice while you admire the medieval architecture. It's on the main street up from the Campo, so it's easy just to drop...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank ronald k
Reviewed January 8, 2018

Another gorgeous building on Via di Città between Piazza del Campo and the Cathedral. Even if you are just passing and haven't organised a tour, as we were, it's worth having a look at the exterior and the inner courtyard, both beautiful.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank FTMDave
Reviewed November 3, 2017

I've been to Siena many times and knew this was a music school, but I wasn't aware that one could actually visit the inside via guided tour. My husband and I paid a meager 7 euro each for a FABULOUS experience. Our guide, Anna, was...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank tuscanpro
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Chigi palace, well located in the center of Rome. Internally it is wider than what it looks and is really distinctive. internally there are special pictures and halls. To visit!!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Sandra A
Reviewed September 4, 2017

This impressive palace dates back to the mid-12 th century but has undergone a number of renovations over the years including a renaissance refurbishment of the interior in the 16th century. The building fronts onto the via di città, one of the main cobblestone streets...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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