Petrarch's house

Interesting
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

Phone:

+39 0429 718294

Price:

4 €

Opening hours

9am-12.30pm (noon in winter), 3pm-7pm (2.30pm‑5.30pm in winter)