Siena: Useful Links
All of the Siena province's museums are a part of the same institution, “Sistema dei Musei Senesi” and are subdivided into three different types: folkloric, archaeological and historic-artistic.
For information, please click on the above link.
National Jazz Center “Arrigo Polillo”, Siena Jazz Association
Our local Football Club, its History, the Stadium, some Photos, and Archives of past seasons.
This huge building (350.000 cubic metres) is one of the first European examples of a hospital. Now a museum with many of the old areas open to the public.
In the Fortezza Medicea, once an old sixteenth century fortress built by Baldassarre Lanci for the Florentine Grand Duke Cosimo de' Medici, it is now the headquarters of Enoteca Italiana, a wine Museum and bar/restaurant. This institution was created to guarantee and protect the name and brand of the numerous Italian wines. Many wine and food tasting events are organized here.
Chigiana Music Academy Foundation
Palazzo Chigi Saracini, once Count Guido Chigi Saracini's mansion, is now the home of Accademia Musicale Chigiana. It is famous for its music courses, events and concerts. This institution can be visited on weekends.