We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
TripAdvisor
Marsala
Post
Inbox
Search

Museo degli Arazzi Fiamminghi

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Review Highlights
Unusual collection of huge tapestries

Walked passed twice before we realised the entrance was sandwiched between two bars - with only a... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2016
Michael D
,
Wells, United Kingdom
Hard to find but great stuff.!

Nice carpets of ancient flemish craftsmen. À nice difference with the baroc art decorations in... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2013
bart s
,
temse
Read all 69 reviews
All photos (17)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Mar 24, 2016
“Unusual collection of huge tapestries”
Nov 10, 2015
“A 'must see' if you're in Marsala”
About
Open Now
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
64°
52°
Nov
58°
48°
Dec
56°
44°
Jan
Contact
Via Giuseppe Garraffa, Marsala, Sicily, Italy
Website
+39 0923 711327
Call
Improve This Listing
Google
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Sicily
from $134.98
More Info
from $89.99
More Info
from $98.98
More Info
69Reviews1Q&A
Traveler rating
  • 34
  • 25
  • 6
  • 1
  • 3
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
  • Filter
  • English
Walked passed twice before we realised the entrance was sandwiched between two bars - with only a small sign. But well worth the effort to find. Eight huge tapestries over three floors convey stories about the Roman emperor Vespasian but the size and intricacy are what amaze.
Read more
These exquisite tapestries were a gift of the queen of Spain before being presented in 1589 to the Archbishop of Marsala by Antonio Lombardo. They were beautifully presented, with signage in English and other languages and deserve your attention. The workmanship, colours and
Read more
Nice carpets of ancient flemish craftsmen. À nice difference with the baroc art decorations in churches. We idd have to wait à while untill the keeper showed up to open the Gates during openinghours.
Read more
Be prepared for a surprise at how stunning this set of eight large Flemish tapestries is. And how unexpected to find them in Marsala. Very well conserved since their creation in the 16thC, they depict a rather idealised conquest of Jerusalem by Vespasian and Titus in the 1st
Read more
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,284 nearby hotels
Best Western Hotel Stella d'Italia
435 reviews
.09 miles away
Carmine Hotel
646 reviews
.15 miles away
Hotel Centrale
60 reviews
.19 miles away
Grand Hotel Palace
337 reviews
.87 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 18,296 nearby restaurants
Panificio Ragona
216 reviews
.03 miles away
Natura a tavola - Wine bar
678 reviews
.02 miles away
La Sirena Ubriaca - Wine Bar
726 reviews
.02 miles away
La Vecchia Salumeria
883 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 7,848 nearby attractions
Porta Garibaldi
306 reviews
.16 miles away
Chiesa Madre di Marsala
219 reviews
.07 miles away
Piazza della Repubblica
42 reviews
.07 miles away
Frequently Asked Questions about Museo degli Arazzi Fiamminghi