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Palazzo Ducale

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Piazza Rinascimento 13, 61029 Urbino, Italy
+39 0722 2760
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All reviews piero della francesca ducal palace two hours renaissance paintings art collection wood inlay national gallery couple of hours musical instruments the study bucket list galleria nazionale incredible art well worth the trip trompe l'oeil important works two floors
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Reviewed yesterday

I find this Palace fascinating and I ahve been many times . It doubles with a museum and is relly worthwhile. Beautiful views.Interesting basement (baths, kitchens, stables.

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Reviewed yesterday

the Palazzo Ducale is a pretty big building and it is a must see in this are of Le Marche. There is a lot to see and it is particularly interesting that you get an idea of how they used to gather and store water...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

For me seeing the birthplace of good manners and protocol at court was a must. I also liked the 'King of England's' Bedroom.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a beautiful palace to visit. there are so many different rooms to explore and paintings to see. must check out la muta by Raphael. climb the tower for great views. you can even go into the old stables, baths for the handlers etc. the library...More

Thank susan155004
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Palace of the Dukes of Urbino is probably one of the best examples of what the Renaissance was and meant - power, art, vision, genius! The Palace was mostly built in the XV century by will of the Count and then Duke Federico (whose...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

The main attraction of Urbino - Palazzo Ducale with Galeria Nazionale built in the 15th century. For those who like paintings - you can see one of the most important collections of Renaissance paintings in the world including Raphael’s paintings who was born in Urbino....More

Thank Hana S
Reviewed 9 September 2018

The Ducal Palace (Italian: Palazzo Ducale) is a Renaissance building in the Italian city of Urbino in the Marche. One of the most important monuments in Italy, it is listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1998 The Ducal Palace in Urbino was built at...More

Thank Monica S
Reviewed 6 September 2018

This town is a hidden gem within Italy, and that's saying something. This "palace"is just stunning inside and out. The building is beautifully preserved and in excellent condition, the outside is just spectacular when viewed from the area near the city walls. Urbino should be...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2018

The Palazzo Ducale is very impressive. It is a very well kept monument which is also the symbol of this charming town and one has to visit it. Sculptures of Giò Pomodoro can be admired in the huge corridors of the castel. The Palazzo Ducale...More

Thank Filipppo2104
Reviewed 27 August 2018

A gem of Renaissance architecture that gives you a sense of the sophistication of Duke Federico and his determination to create a cultural masterpiece in his small duchy. The inner courtyard is sublime and you can visit the stables/kitchens below to get an idea of...More

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I was there just a month ago. Great place. I don't know if there are private guides but the exhibits are very well curated in English, including the rooms themselves (that is, their historical usage and significance, as well... More