Palazzo Ducale di Urbino, Urbino

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Must see · World heritage site · Art Museum · Museum
Palazzo Ducale di Urbino reflects Federico's dedication to using pagan imagery to decorate the medieval walls. A small study that faces away from the city and toward the duke's rural lands is the central element. The latticework, paintings, and benches here are stellar examples of Italian inlay. The shelves are filled with musical scores, books, and scientific instruments that reflect the duke's broad interests. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this Renaissance structure built into the side of a hill. Work out when and for how long to visit Palazzo Ducale di Urbino and other Urbino attractions using our handy Urbino trip itinerary builder website.
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  • COVID safety measures well respected with temperature check at the entrance and mask required during the visit. It was nice to walk in rooms built for royalty. The art was well displayed end the...  more »
  • This place is a wonderful piece of architecture. It is a gem from the Renaissance and you can easily appreciate its beauty.  more »
  • Great place! Very interesting to see technologies used to maintain such palace in medieval age. Interesting collection of paintings, including the Mute by Rafael.
  • There are some great paintings. Highly recommended. If you believe this review is useful, then please 'like' it.
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