Civico Museo Sartorio
This city museum was founded in 1872 and now spills into two neighbouring buildings. Baron Revoltella's original mid-19th-century house...
Statue of Italo Svevo
Museo Joyce & Svevo
Joyce would enjoy the irony: his museum really belongs to friend and fellow literary great, Italo Svevo, housing a significant...
Cantina del Vescovo
Trieste's cosmopolitan gaze usually faces east, but here we have a bar that feels like you've been transported to an ultra-hip...
Buffet da Siora Rosa
Opened before WWII, the family-run Siora Rosa is one Trieste's traditional buffets (bar-restaurants). Sit outside or in the wonderfully...
Largo Papa Giovanni XXIII 1 · interesting places nearby
Civico Museo Sartorio information
Another significant city villa, stuffed with art, ceramics and jewellery, and featuring beautiful ceiling frescoes – some dating to the late 18th century – and a basement Roman mosaic. Don't miss the room of superb Tiepolo drawings , virtuosic and intimate in turns, or the Triptych of Santa Chiara , an exquisitely detailed, extremely intimate wooden altarpiece from the 14th century.