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Piazza Pio II, 53026, Pienza, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During our first visit we did not have time for the Palazzo Piccolomini, so we did it this time: interesting, but not a must visit, IMO. The gardens and the views from the balcony are beautiful, but the lighting is very poor making it really...More

Thank Noraatc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour is by audioguide and you are show around by a tour guide who was fluent in both Italian and English. The tour is of a 15th century summer home of Puis II where you get to explore all of the rooms and the...More

Thank Stuart M
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

It has good English tour, nice guide, nice palace, interesting history, good toilets, fair prices. It also has a good location in the center of town.

Thank Aaron P
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We visited Palazzo Piccolomini, the 15th Century designed summer palace of Pope Pius and found it to be a fairly short and interesting tour. The audio guide was easy to understand and offered just enough details. The view from the gardens and upstairs balcony were...More

Thank Vintagepair
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The Palazzio was the summer home of Pius ll and built in the 15th century. The tour is by audiophone and you are shown into each room by a guide. The tour is very worth the money in my opinion and each room is filled...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Please take time after your visit to the Palazzo to see this gem of a shop. There are some very interesting and probably hard-to-find books of the history of this region as well as unusual items created by local artisans. You won't be disappointed. Even...More

Thank elmettehead
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

You could miss it as it’s next to church and hasn’t got an imposing entrance. But do go and see it. Do take the audio tour otherwise it’s going to be a bit light on information. It’s on the basic side but there is enough...More

Thank Ollywood-2020
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We have been fortunate enough to have visited Pienza a few times over the years, and this was our third visit to the Palazzo Piccolomini. It is really good value to be able to see such a jewel of the Renaissance from close up for...More

1  Thank lakegirl48
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This small palace must have one of the best views in the world from its loggia. The tours are accompanied with multi-lingual handsets giving you the guided element. Its a must if you're in this area.

2  Thank CD
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Great place to enjoy the life, good attraction, great way to fell the real vibration of the historical city, great experience to understand historical momentos do the country

1  Thank ricardo_olimpic
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