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Accademia Petrarca

Via Dell'Orto 28, 52100, Arezzo, Italy
+39 0575 24700
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Not for everyone

Sorry to say but this attraction did not do much for me. I gather it holds serious interest for... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2016
Billabongshade
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Melbourne Australia
Francesco Redi lived here, too

The short film on Petrarch is instructive, if basic. The library rooms are attractive, even if... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2016
Vicarmuddlebush
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  • Excellent4%
  • Very good14%
  • Average29%
  • Poor36%
  • Terrible17%
15 May 2016
“Not for everyone”
3 Jan 2016
“Francesco Redi lived here, too”
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Via Dell'Orto 28, 52100, Arezzo, Italy
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+39 0575 24700
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Reviewed 15 May 2016

Sorry to say but this attraction did not do much for me. I gather it holds serious interest for literary Italians and perhaps scholars who feel Petrarca influenced particularly poets some centuries later. Sadly this mostly library collection is witnessing its books and manuscripts crumble....More

Thank Billabongshade
Reviewed 3 January 2016

The short film on Petrarch is instructive, if basic. The library rooms are attractive, even if they are later constructions, or even reproductions. For me, the revelation was that Francesco Redi also occupied this space. Redi should be a household name: he's the father of...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

There wasn't much to see here. The old books were interesting, as was the short video on Petrarca. Twenty minutes maximum.

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 18 April 2014

Its a very nice place, very well conservated and also nice people. Its always amazing to go into places where people like Petrarca or Mozart where born. When i was in Salzburg in the house where Amadeus Mozart was born i felt something amazin inside...More

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