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    Ligurian Acedemy of Fine Arts

    by croisbeauty Updated May 27, 2012

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    Genova is city of arts and culture with number of outstanding art galleries containing many masterpieces from previous centuries. It is place of particular charm which attracted many artists to live here or to spend parts of their lifes in Genova or its surroundings.
    Museo dell'Accademia Ligustica di Belle Arti is located in Palazzo dell'Accdemia, adjacent to Teatro Felice. It combines the function of an artistic training school and a museum. Museum displays many impressive works of art dating from the 14th century onwards. Here you can see works of Piola, Cambiaso, De ferrari, Baciccia and many others. Academy has courses in sculpture, painting, scenography, graphis, decorative arts, art and design for business.
    Amdission to museum is free.

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    CD-AUDIOGUIDE RENTING

    by Maghy Updated Apr 4, 2011

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    A new special service offered by
    the "Associazione Le Voci"
    You can rent a cd-player with a complete audioguide in many languages to visit step by step the principal places of interest in the city.
    Voice and sound will take you while walking in the history and magnificent places of Genoa
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    Available in many hotels and newspaper shops at a rate of 5 € per day

    E-mail : asslevoci@tin.it
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    Related to:
    • Historical Travel

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    GALLERIES AND MUSEUMS

    by Maghy Updated Sep 13, 2002

    THE CIVIC HISTORICAL ARCHIVES
    Piazza Matteotti 5 Ph. 010543793 Historical archives of the Borough of
    Genoa with manuscripts of 13th century

    THE MUSEUM OF THE RISORGIMENTO Via Lomellini 11 Ph. 010207553 Archives and historical library
    pertaining the genoese patriot Giuseppe Mazzini and weapons and uniforms and
    mementoes of famous personalities

    VILLA LUXORO
    Via Aurelia 29 Nervi Ph. 010322673 Splendid park right on the sea with museum of decorative
    arts in ancient villa

    THE ARCHEOLOGICAL MUSEUM
    Via Pallavicini 11 Pegli Ph. 0106991048 The fullest panorama of the most ancient
    periods of the history of Ligurian region

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    LIST OF THE MUSEUMS IN GENOA.

    by Maghy Updated Sep 13, 2002

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    You have only to choose your preference....

    THE GALLERY OF PALAZZO REALE
    Via Balbi 18 - Genoa Ph. 01027101 Patrician residence complete with works of art and
    furnishing. Rich gallery of paintings of highest quality

    THE PALAZZO DUCALE
    Piazza Matteotti 5 - Ph. 010562440 Rooms of historical importance and artistic prestige
    such Doge Apartments, Hall of Great Council and Doge Chapel

    THE GALLERY OF THE PALAZZO ROSSO
    Via Garibaldi 18 Ph. 010282641
    One of the grandest and most
    important old aristocratic residence of Brignole Sale family

    THE GALLERY OF THE PALAZZO BIANCO
    Via Garibaldi 11 Ph. 010291803 Flamish and Dutch and Italian paintings
    and also Genoese School paintings.

    THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF THE PALAZZO SPINOLA
    Piazza Pellicceria 1 Ph. 010294661 Residence of great noble Genoese
    Families preserved with its historical furnishings

    ETHNOGRAPHIC MUSEUM D’ALBERTIS CASTLE
    Corso Dogali 18 Ph. 010280104 Fascinating castle in neo-gotich style with
    ethnographic and archaelogical materials collected by Captain D’Albertis in
    America, Africa, Oceania and Asia and the collection of the American Catholic
    Missions

    CIVIC MUSEUM G.DORIA OF NATURAL HISTORY
    Via Brigata Liguria 9 Ph. 010564567 Numerous zoological collections
    of high scientific value coming from East Indies and Africa. Large selection of
    skeleton of ancient Italicus elephant and ten rooms devoted to mammals

    THE NAVAL MUSEUM
    Villa Doria - Piazza Bonavino 7 Pegli Ph. 0106969885
    Paintings, drawings, pilot books,
    navigation instruments. Different kinds of vessels and Genoa’s maritime
    history from its origin up to now

    SEA AND NAVIGATIONS PAVILLION
    Magazzini del Cotone – Area Porto Antico Ph. 0102463678
    Reconstruction of old Genoa street with sailmakers’shop, shipowner’s office. Shipyard on
    the beach with vessel during construction and copy of brigantine with captain
    and crew cabing all at natural size

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