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Palazzo Viti

Closed Now: 10:00 - 13:00, 14:30 - 18:30
Open today: 10:00 - 13:00, 14:30 - 18:30
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Nice palace

The palace is really beautiful inside and It doesn't take that long to view it (depends on your... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Martina I
Berlin, Germany
via mobile
A couple of hours in Volterra

An interesting palace with many paintings and ceramics (some English). Has a Roman cellar and an... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Weybridge, United Kingdom
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“private home”(3 reviews)
Palazzo Viti is one of the finest private residential building in Italy. The twelve rooms tht are open to the pubblic are fitted with furniture, porcelains, alabaster collection and other valuable items representing Italian, European and Oriental...more
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Via Dei Sarti 41, 56048, Volterra, Italy
+39 0588 84047
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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The palace is really beautiful inside and It doesn't take that long to view it (depends on your interest). The family photos make it that much more fun to view. Would recommend if you're nearby

Thank Martina I
Reviewed 27 September 2017

An interesting palace with many paintings and ceramics (some English). Has a Roman cellar and an Etruscan well and well worth a visit -

Reviewed 14 September 2017

Wonderful views over the city & valley. Partner did the full trip up the tower, took some amazing photos.

Thank tixielix
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This palace has been continuously occupied by the same family for over 500 years. The lady selling tickets at the front is the current owner and descendent of the original owners. They sell tickets to be able to maintain the place, because the family is...More

Thank melvaz2017
Reviewed 2 July 2017

This was a very exceptional attraction. It was not crowded so we were able to see at our leisure the wonderful hand painted wallpaper, the beautiful inlaid marquetry tables, tapestries, bedrooms, library, ballroom and to take in the amazing painted ceilings in each room. The...More

Thank Rosemary P
Reviewed 20 June 2017

While in Volterra we decided to visit Palazzo Viti. While it's not Versailles, it's a charming, beautiful old home. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank leere2016
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Very interesting tour full of surprises! Great collection of art-objects from all over the world. You can take a map with explanations in 8 languages = very helpful

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

It pays to see the Palace when Umberto, the scion of the Viti, is there to tell the lusty tale of ancestors and guests. Alas, he speaks little English, but a translation of the flier is there in 18 languages. In the XIXth century, the...More

1  Thank aldo m
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Interesting historical place to walk around and 5 Euro ticket includes free glass of wine in the cellars and a small tray of nibbles (bread in oil, cheese bits, chorizo) No pressure or even asked to buy any of the wine or food which was...More

Thank LadiesThatLunch2123
Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is an interesting place to visit with plenty of well decorated rooms and amazing furnishings and furniture. It does not require a lot of time and you can take some great photos inside.

Thank Johns1951
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