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Palazzo Pubblico e Torre Grossa

Piazza del Duomo, San Gimignano, Italy
+39 0577 286300
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Piazza del Duomo, San Gimignano, Italy
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+39 0577 286300
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"combined ticket"
in 5 reviews
"fear of heights"
in 4 reviews
"worth the climb"
in 8 reviews
"art museum"
in 2 reviews
"charming medieval town"
in 2 reviews
"incredible views"
in 2 reviews
"tuscan landscape"
in 3 reviews
"bell tower"
in 2 reviews
"frescoes"
in 12 reviews
"dante"
in 4 reviews
"pinoteca"
in 2 reviews
"rooftops"
in 4 reviews
"sala"
in 2 reviews
"tuscany"
in 18 reviews
"platform"
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"appreciating"
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"structure"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The entry fee includes the city museums as well as the tower. After visiting the tower when you come down the stairs there are rooms to visit ; the Pinacoteca which contains religious art. More interesting are the moralistic frescoes about love in the Camera...More

Thank Taxidevil
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the city is wonderful, the duomo, the towers...all look great! the people are so welcoming here, so I hope to stay here longer...

Thank LuchaLuchador
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

The entrance to the tower and palace complex is fascinating in itself but the view from the tower roof the icing on the cake. The display as you wind your way upstairs is clever, interesting, relevant and well executed. Don't miss out the Pinoteca as...More

1  Thank David W
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

This exceptional view of the surrounding beauty of Tuscany is well worth a visit to San Gimignano if for nothing else

Thank Mike M
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth a climb.Great views of medieval walls and surrounding wineries. We visited in string rain, very few people climbing up, but still good experience. Would have given five stars but for a few questionable steps at the very top, but overall not a hard...More

1  Thank ldjs
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We bought combined ticket for museum and Torre Grossa. The museum was so lovely and interesting. You should try the art glass.

Thank tanati
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Great view to to rooftops and towers of San Gimignano from Torre Grossa. A bit expensive, though (9€) if you just come for climb because the ticket is a combo-ticket. For a free tower experience, climb the smaller - but free! - tower at the...More

2  Thank EuTravelMag
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

A lot of the combined ticket items are very art and religion focused with less (no) detail about history and construction, but the tower itself really worth seeing. A lot of stairs, more than 300 to the top, but no problem if you have normal...More

1  Thank David B
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

What a charming place. Hardly any people ascending. Lovely wide staircase for most of the way up. Inexpensive entry. Go up for the views ❤️❤️❤️❤️.... never say No to views.

Thank coconutugly
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We visited only the tower, since i believe there was no combined ticket. Naturally one must take a lot of stairs to the top but the view is definitely worth it. right before reaching the top of the tower there is a cca 10-15 min...More

1  Thank Klara š
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