Journey through the historic buildings
Discover the palaces of the noble families of Siena
A guide to Siena’s historic buildings, a city famous worldwide for its immense artistic and cultural heritage hidden in buildings of unique architectural beauty.
Noble palaces, ancient villas, and historic residences testify to the different artistic, architectural and urban phases of Siena’s history and the splendour of the ancient Sienese families. On this page, you will find guided tours in historic buildings: a list of places related to the culture of the medieval city, with detailed information on opening hours, ticket costs, and possible guided tours.
Discover all the historic buildings in the city of Siena.
The relics of Constantinople
Inside Santa Maria della Scala there is a golden treasure from the Orient… On 24th April 1359 Friar Andrea di
Templar mysteries and secrets in one of the oldest churches in Siena. The ‘Poor Fellow-at-Arms of Christ and the Temple
The chapel in Piazza del Campo
In Piazza del Campo, which is the centre of political power in Siena, there’s also a corner of faith and
Courtyard of the Podestà
One of the most picturesque places in Siena. The imposing Palazzo Pubblico stands on Piazza del Campo and inside it
Located in the World Map Room of Siena’s Palazzo Pubblico, Guidoriccio pictorially celebrates the siege and conquest of the Castle
Castellare degli Ugurgieri
Castellare degli Ugurgieri is a fortress-house located in the historic centre of Siena between Via San Vigilio and Via Angiolieri.