Santa Giulia - Museum of the City of Brescia

Recommended
This magnificent town museum is housed in the monastery founded in 753 and extended over the centuries to encompass the Lombard basilica of San Salvatore, Santa Maria Romanesque church in Solario (which are both part of the museum tour) and the Santa Giulia Renaissance church. A Unesco site, the museum highlights the history of the monastery, archaeological materials, as local works of art, ranging from prehistory to the 19C. In total 12 000 exhibits in 14 000m².

Useful information

Adresse : 

Via Musei 81/bis

Phone:

+39 030 240 0640

Price:

10 €

Opening hours

Jun-Sep 10.30am-7pm; rest of year: 9.30am-5.30pm - closed Mon

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Tempio Capitolino (Capitolino Temple)
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The former civil and religious heart of
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Via dei Musei (Museum street)
The picturesque Via dei Musei, former
15 minutes
Piazza Paolo VI (Duomo Nuovo)
Piazza Paolo VI (Duomo Nuovo)
The square owes its current name to
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