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Sunday 18 February 2018

Municipal Museums (Musei Civici) in Palazzo Mosca

notturno di palazzo Toschi Mosca, sede dei Musei Civici
Musei Civici, foto di Fabio Cecchi
Musei Civici, foto di Fabio Cecchi
Musei Civici, foto di Fabio Cecchi
Musei Civici, foto di Fabio Cecchi
Musei Civici, foto di Fabio Cecchi
Pala dell'Incoronazione della Vergine eseguita da Giovanni Bellini

The ‘new’ Municipal Museums in Palazzo Mosca, a historic building in the heart of Pesaro, are only a few steps from piazza del Popolo. They comprise a permanent section and  temporary exhibitions of the numerous treasures from the museums’ rich deposits. The exhibits in the permanent section include 14th. to 18th. century paintings and drawings from churches and private collections. The centre piece of the museum is the ancona by Giovanni Bellini: The Coronation of the Virgin, an absolute masterpiece of the Renaissance and a summa of 15th. century religious painting. There is an important section of the applied arts, among which an prestigious collection of  Renaissance majolica documenting the production of the Dukedom of Urbino during the 16th. century. Besides these magnificent narrative ceramics are furnishings, objects and  ornaments of various materials and techniques from the 17th. to the 19th. century, and sculpture from the 15th, to the 18th. century. In the rooms dedicated to the 17th. and 18th. century still lifes, attractive pieces of floral majolica are also exhibited, notably those decorated “alla rosa”, the rose pattern of Pesaro which brought such success the city in this art to during the 18th. century.



palazzo Mosca piazza Toschi Mosca 29
ownership Municipality of Pesaro
management Sistema Museo
opening hours June-September from Tuesday to Sunday and national holidays 10-13, 16-19.30
October-May Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10-13, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and national holidays 10-13, 15.30-18.30

closed on Monday

Christmas 2017 18 December-6 January everyday 10-13, 15.30-18.30

closed on December 25th anda January 1st

entry ticket € 10,00
valid for 7 days, includes the permanent collections in the Musei Civici in Palazzo Mosca, Rossini's House and their temporary exhibitions, the archaeological area of via dell'Abbondanza.

€ 8,00 for groups of a minimum of 15, over 65s, members of FAI (Fondo per l'Ambiente Italiano), Touring Club Italiano, Italia Nostra, Coop Adriatica.
€ 5,00 for Pesaro Cult card holders, groups led by tourist guides from the Province of Pesaro and Urbino.

under the age of 19
Pesaro Cult card holders: every third Sunday of the month from October to May, when there are no events at Musei Civici di Palazzo Mosca and Rossini's House.
disabled and companion
members of ICOM (International Council of Museums)
journalists holding professional identification ID card

Special prices for school groups
groups of 15 to 25 pupils
€ 2,50 per museum
€ 5,00  Musei Civici in Palazzo Mosca + Rossini's House +  the archaeological area of via dell'Abbondanza.
free entry for 15 to 25 pupils on guided tours or learning activities

access for the disabled

info 0721 387541

information and booking at callcenter 199 151 123 (service and payment only for those calling from Italy, Monday to Friday 9 -15)
school booking freephone 800 96 19 93 (valid for schools only)



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