Tickets to the Diocesan Museum in Cortona
Attractions & guided tours

Tickets to the Diocesan Museum in Cortona

Free cancellation
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: Flexible
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover extraordinary religious paintings and artifacts from Cortona and its diocese
  • Admire the famous Annunciation by Fra Angelico and masterpieces by Luca Signorelli
  • See the precious collection of liturgical furnishings and jewelry
What to expect

Discover the extraordinary collection of religious art of the Diocesan Museum in Cortona, which houses masterpieces by Pietro Lorenzetti, Beato Angelico, Luca Signorelli, Giuseppe Maria Crespi and valuable artifacts dating from the 13th to the 19th century.

Set in the wonderful complex of the Church of Gesù, the Museum was founded after World War II to preserve precious works of sacred art from churches, convents and oratories in Cortona and its diocese.

Marvel at the famous altarpiece by Fra Angelico, the Annunciation, a masterpiece of early Renaissance Italian painting and one of the highlights of the collection together with nine panels by the Cortonese painter Luca Signorelli, which include the Lamentation over the Dead Christ.

Don't miss the collection of liturgical furnishings and jewelry attesting the ancient prestige of Cortona, such as the valuable Parato Passerini, an extraordinary vestment made for Cardinal Silvio Passerini based on designs by Raffaellino del Garbo and Andrea del Sarto.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • Admission to the Diocesan Museum of Cortona
    • Access to temporary exhibitions
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 6-12)
    • Clergy members
    • Groups (15 people or more)

    Free tickets can only be purchased at the ticket office:

    • Infants (age 0-5)
    • Visitors with special needs and one companion (only ground floor)
    • Licensed guides
    • Residents in Cortona
    • One accompanying person for every 15 people
    Where

    Diocesan Museum of Cortona - Piazza del Duomo 1, 52044 Cortona AR, Italy

    What to remember
    • Show a valid ID/certificate to prove the right to reduced or free admission
    • Only the ground floor is accessible for strollers and wheelchairs
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    When
    • From April to October: every day 10.30am - 1.30pm and 2.00pm - 6.30pm
    • From November to March: Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10.00am - 5.00pm
    • December 26 to January 6: every day 10.00am - 5.00pm
    • Last admission is 30 minutes before closing time
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    Provider
    Opera Duomo Siena
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    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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