Piazza Colonna 1 - Centro storico
Palazzo Nerucci, a beautiful example of 16th sixteenth-century architecture, is located in the old part of Castel del Piano. On its first floor, it houses the art collection of Castel del Piano, which is divided into different sections. First, there are paintings and drawings, then sculptures and finally archaeological finds, which were collected over the years thanks to legacy donations of local families. On one side of the Museum there are paintings, drawings and sculptures, including the so called "Salone dei Notabili", with 8 portraits of some "uomini illustri " in Castel del Piano, who have contributed to the social, economic and artistic growth of the territory.
Afterwards comes the Collection of Art, consisting of a first nucleus of paintings from a late-1800 legacy, among which stands the self portrait of Rosalba Carriera, a famous Venetian artist of the '18th century, and an embroidered portrait of Grand Duke Leopold of Lorraine. Other works include the "Madonna and Child" and the "Ginanneschi Table", a view of the village of Castel del Piano in the 18th century. The last three rooms of the wing house the Edo Cei Pinacoteca, with caricatures, posters and paintings by the artist, testifying his connection with local events and people in the mid of the last century, and the sculptures by Piero Bonacina, contemporary stone and wood works. At the other end of the Museum there is the Antiquarium, an archeological collection of about 120 pieces which belong to well known types in the areas of southern Etruria, i.e the tuff areas, the Chiusi area and the valley of the River Ombrone. Most ofthe pieces date back to the 1st through 3rd centuries B.C.
"Barbiana and her school"
OPENING EXHIBITION SATURDAY 9 DECEMBER 11.00 AM The exhibition will remain open until January 7, 2018 with the following schedule: 2.30pm - 5.00pm
For visits on request in the morning call the following numbers: 347 8428200 - 335 6095786
For info and reservations: Facebook page of Palazzo Nerucci
8 June–1 July: Friday 16.00–19.00, Saturday and Sunday 10.00–13.00, 16.00 – 19.00; 3–29 July: Tuesday - Friday 16.00–19.00, Saturday and Sunday 10.00–13.00, 16.00–19.00; 31 July - 2 September: every day except Monday: 10.00–13.00, 16.00–19.00; 5 September – 4 November: Tuesday - Friday 16.00–19.00, Saturday and Sunday 10.00–13.00, 16.00–19.00; 9 November–6 January: Friday 16.00–19.00, Saturday and Sunday 10.00–13.00, 16.00–19.00; Closed Christmas day
From 1 July 2017 with a single ticket you can access 7 museums
||Full ticket *
||Reduced ticket **
|Exhibition section of Centro Studi D. Lazzaretti (Acidosso)***
|Art collection of Palazzo Nerucci (Castel del Piano)
|House Museum of Monticello Amiata (Cinigiano)
|Ethnographic Museum (Roccalbegna)
|Mercury Mines Museum (Santa Fiora)
|Museum of Oil (Seggiano)
|Mineralogical Museum (Semproniano)
* Can only be used for visiting the museum that issued it and has daily validity;
** Can only be used for visiting the museum that issued it and has daily validity;
*** With the same ticket you can also access the museum of the Middle Ages and MACO
a unique ticket is available for visitors throughout the season
and thus until 31/12/2017 for the visit of all the above mentioned museum
facilities under the conditions indicated in the following table.
|Unique Ticket of Access to all the museums listed above
REDUCED: young people under the age of 18,
students under the age of 25, over 65 years,
families and accompanying people with disabilities.
Director: Luisa Colombini
Info and reservations: 347/1915174 0564/965268
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