Museum of tiles Stanze al Genio, Palermo

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A house-museum covered with beautiful ceramic tiles, Museum of tiles Stanze al Genio is located in the Palazzo Torre Piraino. Tiles from the 16th to the 20th centuries completely cover the walls of this private home, which is open to the public for tours. Tiles were affectionately collected over 30 years, including those saved from the bombing wreckage of World War II. Calling ahead for a reservation is necessary in order to visit the museum. Museum of tiles Stanze al Genio is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our international travel planner, Palermo Edition.
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  • A true gem in Palermo and a MUST SEE. A unique Southern Italy art form displayed in perfectly. This is an amazing private collection that deserves to be seen by all. Make your reservation and enjoy.  more »
  • Sicily is one of my favorite goal, greca, opulent, seductive, ..unforgettable meals.! sea and sky merge into one;pistachios and tuna botarga, golden wines, and fried through the streets...
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  • Do not be deterred by the entrance. To the right of the door at No.11 use the top left intercom buzzer. Once inside, absolutely fabulous !! I love that the owner lives in the apartment and has decorated home with the collection, which is elegant in its own way. You get an intro tour and can then wander the rooms. I have no problem with paying an entry fee, a lot goes into this and you get personal guiding. Highly recommended. #stanzealgenio
  • Really special experience - fascinating. We just rocked up without warning shortly before it closed and we were given an interesting, intimate and very friendly tour through the palazzo and collection (in English). A must!
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