Visit the stunning summer residence of Pope Pius II in the splendid town of Pienza, nestled in the hills of Tuscany in the heart of the Val d’Orcia. Declared a UNESCO world heritage site, the town of Pienza is the first example of the ideal Renaissance city. Discover the Piccolomini Palace with a guided tour: the inner courtyard, the hanging garden, the fascinating rooms with their period furniture. And from the portico, enjoy the breathtaking panorama of the Val d’Orcia.
Full Price Reduced Price: groups (minimum 15 visitors) Free Admission: children under age 5, visitors with disabilities
Opening Hours: October 16 to March 14: Tuesday to Sunday 10:30 am – 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Last admission at 4:00 pm Open on Mondays only when they fall on a holiday or on a day before a holiday Closed on all other Mondays March 15 to October 15: Tuesday to Sunday 10:30 am – 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm – 6:30pm Open on Mondays when they fall on a holiday Closed on all other Mondays December 25 and January 1: 2:00 pm – 6:00pm Last admission at 5:00 pm. The Piccolomini Palace is closed: January 7 to February 14 November 16 to November 30 The entrance fee includes the guided tour with audio guide to the Piccolomini Palace and the Renaissance Garden. Languages: Italian, English, Spanish, German, French, Portuguese, Japanese, Russian Accessibility: accessibility also for persons with physical handicap. Reservations must be made with a minimum of 2 days notice. Save time in ordering! Add into your basket all the museum tickets you want, then fill the form and send the request. Before making your eservation, please, read the Ordering Informations IMPORTANT NOTICE: After succesfully completing a reservation, you will receive two e- mails: the copy of your order (immediately after submitting your order) and the confirmation mail (one working day after). In order to receive them, please make sure you insert your e-mail address correctly and check that your anti-spam filter or antivirus are not blocking mails from our address firstname.lastname@example.org. Special attention for AOL, Comcast and Sbcglobal.net mailbox users. Vouchers will also be available, aftre one business day from the request, at the page http://www.weekendinitaly.com/get_vouchers2.php PLEASE NOTICE: Confirmed time is not always the same time you requested; museum automatically confirms the closest available time (any time) on the same date if requested time is sold out. Cancellations and changes: Once a visit is confirmed, it can be changed, upon the payment of a penalty fee, according to museum availability. Confirmed visits can be canceled and refunded cost of unused tickets minus service fee. No shows can also be refunded, upon request, for cost of unused tickets minus service fee.