Palazzo dei Diamanti, Ferrara

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Admire medieval wood-panel paintings, classical words by Garofalo, enormous frescos, and more at Palazzo dei Diamanti, which houses the National Art Gallery of Ferrara. One of the world's most noteworthy Renaissance-era palaces, thousands of pink-veined marble diamonds adorn its reflective facade. Look for paintings from the medieval period through the 18th century, as well as rotating contemporary art exhibits. Don't miss the building's ornate candelabras and the Renaissance courtyard with its cloister and Ferraran marble well. By using our Ferrara route site, you can arrange your visit to Palazzo dei Diamanti and other attractions in Ferrara.
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  • We saw the so called Palace of Diamonds from outside. It is actually a big house and outside finishing looks like cut diamond.  more »
  • My appreciation for the "Palazzo dei Diamanti" comes from three main reasons. Firstly this palace, with its diamond point bosses (hence the name), is to be considered one of the most beautiful of the....  more »
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  • INTERESTING PALACE WITH LOVELY ROOMS AND MANY GREAT OBJECTS. OFTEN USED FOR ART EXHIBITIONS. THE FACADE OF THE BUILDING GIVES ITS NAME DUE TO THE DIAMOND SHAPES ON ITS EXTERIOR WALLS. NICE PLACE TO VISIT
  • A really great place to visit all the original documents of the liberation of Italy from the Germans. Anyone interested in the history shoulf go and not to dear to enter worth every cent fantastic place glad I went it just made my trip really good.
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