Palazzo Ducale Mantova, Mantua

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More like a small city than a palace, Palazzo Ducale Mantova features 500 rooms built from the 14th century onwards. It covers 3.5 hectares (8.6 acres). Explore the complex's buildings, inner courtyards, and gardens. You'll see large frescoes, intricate wooden detailing, Roman artifacts, and paintings by local and famous Italian artists. Visit the duke's apartments, which for four centuries was home to Mantua's Gonzaga family. Use our Mantua trip itinerary planning website to visit Palazzo Ducale Mantova on your trip to Mantua, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Worth the queuing to get in. Some beautiful frescoes, tapestries and rooms to see. If you are coming in the winter, wrap up. It’s freezing in there!!  more »
  • A definite must when you are in Mantova! Enjoy a guided tour by explore on your own. Do not miss the hanging gardens of the surrounding park was one in a million. Steeped in history, mantegna...  more »

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