Guided Tours at the Buongoverno Construction Site: Book Online for the Easter Holidays!


Discover the renowned cycle of the Allegoria ed Effetti del Buono e Cattivo Governo by Ambrogio Lorenzetti during Easter week! Guided tours of the Buongoverno construction site are once again available, offering an extraordinary opportunity to admire this masterpiece of Italian art.

Guided tours of the Buongoverno construction site return for the Easter holidays, allowing visitors to immerse themselves in art and history. The cycle of the Allegoria ed Effetti del Buono e Cattivo Governo by Ambrogio Lorenzetti, located in the Sala della Pace of the Civic Museum, will be open for visits from March 29th to April 4th. Thanks to the success of previous openings, it is now possible to once again admire this masterpiece directly from the scaffolding.

The cycle is currently the subject of a complex intervention project conducted by the Municipality of Siena in collaboration with the Superintendent of Archaeology, Fine Arts and Landscape for the Provinces of Siena, Arezzo, and Grosseto. During breaks in the work, the public has the opportunity to access the scaffolding and enjoy a 360-degree view of the entire cycle.

Reservations: Starting from tomorrow, Wednesday, March 27th, you can purchase tickets online directly from the following link: or by phone from Monday to Friday (excluding holidays) from 9 am to 1 pm at the numbers 0577/292614-15, with collection and payment directly at the ticket office within half an hour of the start of the tour. Guided tours will be conducted in Italian.

Rates: The rates for guided tours are as follows: full ticket €15 in addition to the €6 entrance fee to the Civic Museum, reduced ticket for residents €15 (free entrance to the Civic Museum for residents of the Municipality of Siena).

Visits: There are 6 daily tour slots available from Monday to Sunday, starting at the following times: 10:30 am, 11:15 am, 12 pm, 2:45 pm, 3:30 pm, 4:15 pm. Each tour slot will accommodate a maximum of 9 people and will last approximately 30 minutes. Tours will be accompanied by an authorized tour guide, whose cost is included in the ticket. Visits to the construction site without a guide will not be allowed. Unused tickets will not be refunded.

If available, tickets can also be purchased at the Civic Museum ticket office on the same day of the visit.

Availability for tours is determined by breaks in the restoration site work. In case of changes in safety parameters and/or the emergence of urgencies due to conservation reasons, the Municipality of Siena reserves the right to make extraordinary closures or reductions in hours. In such cases, ticket refunds will be provided.


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