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Malatesta & Montefeltro

Musas - Archaeological History Museum

Santarcangelo di Romagna

The museum groups together, presents and promotes the town’s archaeological, historical, artistic and architectural treasures.It is housed in the seventeenth-century Palazzo Cenci.
The museum features sections on archaeology, history and art. The artistic section on the other hand, follows the history of the town of Santarcangelo from the Middle Ages to the nineteenth century with paintings, stone fragments and architectural elements.
There are numerous works of art from the church of Saint Francis, including a famous polyptych by Jacobello da Bonomo of the Madonna on the throne with Child and Saints (1385) and a canvas of the Madonna with Child, Saint Francis, Saint George and a donor (1531) by the artist Luca Longhi from Ravenna.
One of the rooms is dedicated to the figure of Pope Clemente XIV who was born in the Santarcangelo and is considered one of the town’s leading citizens. 

Opening hours in winter: from 1st November to 30th April

Opening hours in summer: from 1st May to 31st October

In summer, the evening opening hours is in force from June to September

Free admission on Sunday and in the evening

Guided visits upon reservation

Closed on: 1st January, 1st May, 15 August, 25th December

Partially accessible to disabled guests or with difficult independent accessibilitity
educational laboratory
conference room

in the historical centre

Opening hours

Opening period: open all year round
Entrance: fee payable
Full fee:3.00 Group fee:2.00
Winter opening hours
Saturday from 10:00 to 13:00 from 15:30 to 19:00  
Sunday from 10:00 to 13:00 from 15:30 to 19:00  

Summer opening hours
Tuesday from 16:30 to 19:30 from 21:30 to 23:30  
Wednesday from 16:30 to 19:30    
Thursday from 10:30 to 13:00 from 16:30 to 19:30  
Friday from 10:30 to 13:00 from 16:30 to 19:30 from 21:30 to 23:30
Saturday from 10:30 to 13:00 from 16:30 to 19:30  
Sunday from 16:30 to 19:30    

Closing day in summer: Monday

Contact details

Via Della Costa, 26 - Phone: (+39) 0541 625212 - Phone fax: (+39) 0541 625212 - [email protected] -
Musas - Archaeological History Museum
Via Della Costa, 26

44.0640995; 12.4438512

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Last update: 20/03/2018
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