Siena: info and useful links
Siena Museum System
The museums in the Province of Siena are grouped in a unique system that includes three different museum types: demological, archaeological and history and art museums.
Palio of Siena
The Palio as seen by the people of the contrade, news, statistics, play and debate on the NON-OFFICIAL site “La Voce della Piazza”.
The former hospital of Santa Maria della Scala
The vast complex of Santa Maria della Scala (350,000 cubic meters), one of the first examples of hospice and hospital in Europe has been gradually opening up new exhibition areas to the public.
Enoteca Italiana Siena: Introduction
In Siena, as a sign of peaceful change of time, Enoteca Italiana (National Wine Library) is located inside the ramparts of the north-eastern side of the Fortezza Medicea (Medici fortress), a strong and harmonious at the same time, testimony of 16th century military architecture, built by Baldassarre Lanci from Urbino for Cosimo de’ Medici.