Museo Diocesano di Padova, Padua

4.7
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See precious works of art originating from the territory of the Diocese of Padua at Museo Diocesano di Padova. Housed within the grand Bishop's Palace, the small museum contains sculptures, paintings, manuscripts, and other artifacts that are a testament to the church's cultural wealth and offer an appreciation of the arts. Don't miss the walls of Bishop's Hall, decorated with fresco portraits of the first 100 Bishops of Padua. Plan to visit Museo Diocesano di Padova and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Padua attractions using our Padua day trip planning website .
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  • Right next to the cathedral is the Bishop's museum in front of Piazza Duomo. A lot of jewellery and works of art are on display. In particular, the frescoes in the saloon are well preserved and the colors are overwhelming.
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  • Unfortunately, the permanent exhibition was closed, as it opens only from Thursday to Sunday, but they had also an interesting temporary exhibition: Il Corpo. It had a lot of pictures and a video inst...  more »
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  • Excellent museum of medieval sacred arts.
  • Very Nice and pleasant visit with guide.
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