Archaeology and Collegiate Church Museum

Location
CASOLE D'ELSA
PIAZZA DELLA LIBERTA', 1


Opening time: 10-12 and 16-19 (spring and summer); Tues. to Sat. 15-18, Sun. 10-12 and 15-18 (fall and winter) • closed Mon.

proprietà pubblica/ecclesiastica

The 12th-century Collegiate Church of Santa Maria Assunta houses, divided in five rooms, works of art frpm the Collegiate itself and from other churches of the area: paintings by Sienese school, 14th- to 17th-century sculptures, silver works (among which a remarkable processional cross, 2nd half of the 14th century, and two reliquary urns by Pietro Montini), wooden furnishings and ecclesiastical vestments. Other remarkable exhibits: panels by Domenico di Michelino and Neri di Bicci, a wooden casket decorated with 15 scenes representing the Mysteries of the Rosary by Alessandro Casolani (1522-1606). The archaeology section houses finds (mostly Etruscan) from a local necropolis.


Hotels Archaeology and Collegiate Church Museum
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