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No queues to visit the magnificent complex of the Cathedral of Siena and its important monuments with masterpieces of Michelangelo, Donatello, Pinturicchio and Duccio da Boninsegna. A memorable itinerary in Siena to discover the masterpieces of Reinassance and of Western history, culture and art. The Cathedral - with its more than one million visitors every year, represents the fulcrum of the entire complex.
Starting from here we discover the other significant elements: the Crypt, the Baptistery and the Museo dell'Opera.
You will end the visit on the Facciatone, the veritable rooftop of Siena, admiring the spectacular view over the City and the countryside.
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Discover every corner of the famous Cathedral of Siena including its Baptistery, Crypt, and Unfinished Facade
Priority Entry | Ticket validity: 3 days | Visit duration: approx. 1 hour | No flash photography
The grandiose Siena Cathedral complex is one of the most impressive religious buildings in Europe, dominating the city's skyline and welcoming over one million visitors per year. This ticket gives you full access to all its parts. First you will visit the Duomo, renowned for its mosaic floor and Renaissance artworks by Michelangelo, Donatello, and Bernini. Then you will see the Piccolomini Library with frescoes by Pinturicchio, the Baptistery with a unique 15th-century baptismal font, the underground Crypt with a spectacular 13th-century pictorial cycle, and the Museo dell'Opera, exhibiting the largest altarpiece ever painted (Maestà by Duccio). Your visit will end with a breathtaking panoramic view over Siena and its countryside from the terrace of the New Cathedral's Unfinished Facade, also known as the “Facciatone”.
Opera della Metropolitana di Siena opening hours
March 1st – November 2nd: 10:30 am – 7:00 pm
November 3rd – February 28th: 10:30 am – 5:30 pm
December 26th – January 6th: 10:30 am – 7:00 pm
Entry to Opera della Metropolitana di Siena is by timed slots every 30 minutes.
In order to collect your tickets, please present your voucher at the Box Office (window 1) on Piazza del Duomo, 8, opposite to the Museo dell'Opera del Duomo di Siena. Tickets are valid for three days after collection and can be used to access each section of the Cathedral only once.
Opera della Metropolitana di Siena ticket prices and reductions
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An unforgettable itinerary through the upper part of Siena to discover the exciting treasures of Italian art of Opera della Metropolitana di Siena.
You will visit the Duomo, which holds immense art treasures, statues by Michelangelo, Donatello, Bernini, the Pulpit by Nicola Pisano, the magnificent Libreria Piccolomini frescoed by Pinturicchio and the incredible floor; the Baptistery of San Giovanni with its splendid Baptisimal Font, the utmost expression of Renaissance sculpture that Jacopo della Quercia, Donatello and Lorenzo Ghiberti all worked on; the Crypt, the underground quarters with a spectacular pictorial cycle from the XIII century; the Museo dell'Opera, allow you to enjoy some of the must-see treasures of Italian art, including the world-famous maestà by uccio di Buoninsegna – the largest altarpiece ever painted – the very delicate Golden Rose by Bernini, the Madonna and Child by Donatello and the Crucifix by Pisano. You will end your visit with a climb up to the panoramic terrace of the Duomo Nuovo, the "Facciatone", the veritable rooftop of Siena, from where you will see the most fascinating view over Siena and its countryside.
The cultural itinerary also includes the entrance to the Oratorio di San Bernardino Bernardino (open only from March 1st to October 31st) in Piazza San Francesco which houses the Museum of Sacred Art.
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