Petrarch's house

The poet lived and died in this house, which still has its original 16C frescoes and coffered ceiling. Exhibits include memorabilia of the poet (who rests in a pink marble tomb on the church square), together with autographs of famous visitors, including Byron.

Useful information

Address : 

35032 Arquà Petrarca


+39 0429 718294


4 €

Opening hours

high season 9am-12.30pm, 3pm-7pm; low season: 9am-12.30pm, 2.30pm-5.30pm