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Santa Maria della Scala

Santa Maria della Scala Tours and Tickets

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One of Europe’s first hospitals, Santa Maria della Scala was endowed by Siena’s wealthiest medieval families, who also commissioned artworks to decorate the building. View the original frescoes and altarpieces inside the chapels and oratories of this historic hospital, now a museum, on a tour of Siena’s most important sights.

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Piazza del Duomo, 2, Siena, Tuscany, 53100
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Guided walking tour of Siena
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Guided walking tour of Siena

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Siena has one of the most intact medieval cityscapes in Italy and with this walking tour, you can take in the hill town’s top sights in just two hours. Skip the hassle of following a map and instead head straight to the highlights with a guide. Stroll past Piazza del Campo, town hall, and Basilica of San Domenico, plus stop in the cathedral to marvel at works by Donatello and Bernini.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Treasure Hunt For The Whole Family

Treasure Hunt For The Whole Family

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2 magic hours to discover the city with Your children! The tour is a treasure hunt. Children and adults will learn city's history having fun and being enriched by anecdotes and legends from the medieval era. Magic is hiding in plain sight.... You will walk through the streets of Siena to discover the mysteries of the oldest Etruscans. You will reach the ancient castle, now incorporated into the surrounding buildings, and then you will reach the symbol of Siena, the she-wolf, which from the top of its columns looks at us and protects us. You will learn about the 17 districts that we call Contrade, find the symbols that represent them, the stables and the little fountains hidden through the streets. The walk will take you to the last stop where the youngest participants will find a treasure. Will you be able to complete the map after collecting all the clues and passing the tests?
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  • 2 hours
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Discover the ancient hospital of Santa Maria della Scala

Discover the ancient hospital of Santa Maria della Scala

During your visit in Santa Maria della Scala you will discover the history of this immense hospital located in front of the Cathedral, founded between the 9th and 11th centuries, which was the hospital of Siena until the nineties of the 20th century. You will begin your visit in the Old Sacristy, where you will admire beautiful frescoes and the precious relics that attracted pilgrims to visit this building. The hall “Sala del Pellegrinaio” was the place that welcomed pilgrims and afterwards became a hospital ward. The frescoes in this room tell the history of the construction of the Hospital and its activities and show the objects that were used, the clothes that people wore and the architecture of the hospital. The guide will lead you then to discover the original marbles of Fonte Gaia made in the 15th century, in Pz del Campo there is a 19th-century copy. Finally, you will visit the Oratory, where the St.Catherine rested and prayed after having dedicated herself to works of charity.
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  • 2 hours
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Siena: Guided tour of Siena INCLUDING Duomo or contrada

Siena: Guided tour of Siena INCLUDING Duomo or contrada

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Splendid Tour of Classic Siena every Saturday and Sunday guaranteed departure at 11.00 from Piazza Duomo. Expert local guide will introduce you, in an interesting and pleasant way, to the history of Siena, of the Duomo, of the Piazza del Campo and of the other monuments of the city. We will talk about the Palio, the districts and visit the lesser known and quieter corners of the city. Including skip-the-line Duomo or contrada museum if the Duomo is closed for religious functions. Bilingual Italian and English tour adult rate 25.00 euros per person children between 6 and 12 years 10.00 euros per person children under 6 free
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Siena private guided tour for families

Siena private guided tour for families

Fascinating walk to discover Siena, the most famous monuments and the least known and most precious places. We will walk through alleys and medieval streets, we will talk about Palio and Contrade, noble palaces, famous painters, Francigena and illustrious characters. Towers, medieval houses, squares and ancient sources. Monte dei Paschi, the famous Duomo with its masterpieces, the Ancient hospital and the noble public palace. I wait for you for a pleasant and interesting private tour of the city of Siena
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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