Episcopal palace

Interesting
A visit to this 11C palazzo introduces visitors to the history of the building and also of the land on which it was built. Exhibits include archaeological remains such as the Roman walls, the Via Cassia, Etruscan funereal vases and also Lombardy vases. The tour includes a visit to the cathedral museum, which boasts a rich collection of gold items and holy ornaments, and a room painted by the artist Giovanni Boldini.

Useful information

Address:

Piazza del Duomo 3, 51100 Pistoia

Phone:

+39 0573 369275

Opening hours

10am-4pm, guided tours (in Italian or in English)-10.15am, 11.45am, 1.15pm and 2.45pm; weekends: 10am-6pm, guided tours 10.15am, 11.45am, 1.15pm, 3pm and 4.30pm - closed Mon and Wed

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