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Petrarch's house
Via Valleselle, 4, 35032 Arquà Petrarca Driving directions
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Opening hours

9am-12.30pm, 3pm-7pm (2.30pm-5.30pm in winter) - closed Mon

Description

The poet lived and died in this house, which still has its original 16C frescoes and coffered ceiling. Exhibits include memorabilia of the poet (who rests in a pink marble tomb on the church square), together with autographs of famous visitors, including Byron.

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