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Piccolomini Palace in Pienza

Piccolomini Palace in Pienza
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Visit the stunning summer residence of Pope Pius II in the splendid town of Pienza, nestled in the hills of Tuscany in the heart of the Val d’Orcia.

Declared a world heritage site, the town of Pienza is the first example of the ideal Renaissance city. Discover the Piccolomini Palace with a guided tour: the inner courtyard, the hanging garden, the fascinating rooms with their period furniture. And from the portico, enjoy the breathtaking panorama of the Val d’Orcia.

Tour details

Admission includes guided tour of the noble floor of the palace

Accessible for disabled visitors too

Opening hours:

From October 16th to March 14th, from Tuesday to Sunday 10,00 - 16,30
From March 15th to October 15th, from Tuesday to Sunday 10,00 - 18,30

Last entrance 30 minutes before the closing time

Closed on:
from January 7th to February 14th
from November 16th to November 30th

Reservations must be made with a minimum of 1 day notice.

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Before making your eservation, please, read the Ordering Informations

IMPORTANT NOTICE: After succesfully completing a reservation, you will receive two e- mails: the copy of your order (immediately after submitting your order) and the confirmation mail (one working day after). In order to receive them, please make sure you insert your e-mail address correctly and check that your anti-spam filter or antivirus are not blocking mails from our address Special attention for AOL, Comcast and mailbox users. Vouchers will also be available, aftre one business day from the request, at the page

PLEASE NOTICE: Confirmed time is not always the same time you requested; museum automatically confirms the closest available time (any time) on the same date if requested time is sold out.

Cancellations and changes:
Once a visit is confirmed, it can be changed, upon the payment of a penalty fee, according to museum availability. Confirmed visits can be canceled and refunded cost of unused tickets minus service fee. No shows can also be refunded, upon request, for cost of unused tickets minus service fee.


In order to know the price of tickets for a specific date, please select date, time, and number and kind of tickets and click on Check button on the order form


Full Price

Reduced: Groups (minimum 15, maximum 25 visitors), students

Reduced 2: students in school groups

Free admission: Children under 5, Disabled visitors

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