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Museo Archeologico del Chianti Senese

Piazza del Comune 17, 53011, Castellina In Chianti, Italy
+39 0577 742090
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Superb collection

Nice local museum. Good notification and explanations. Superb collection of Etruscan artifacts and... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
Jethro672
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London
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Best feature was access to tower of Castle. bathroom! Staff spoke english. Some artifacts, chariot... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Ed S
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Higganum, Connecticut
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“chariot” (2 reviews)
“exhibits” (2 reviews)
“tower” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Piazza del Comune 17, 53011, Castellina In Chianti, Italy
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+39 0577 742090
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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Nice local museum. Good notification and explanations. Superb collection of Etruscan artifacts and Athenian Amphorae plus magnificent view from the tower. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Best feature was access to tower of Castle. bathroom! Staff spoke english. Some artifacts, chariot exhibit was well done.

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

My wife, my teenage daughter and I visited this museum not really expecting much but were very pleasantly surprised. The building (the main part of the castle from which the town gets its name) has been quite recently, and very attractively, restored. The exhibits are...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2017

The small museum is a treasure trove of local Etruscan finds. But the star is the Etruscan chariot from the Montecalvario tumulus tombs nearby from the 7th century BC. Do not miss this museum near the castle.

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