Museo dell'Accademia Etrusca
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Caffè degli Artisti
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Taverna Pane e Vino
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Museo dell'Accademia Etrusca information
The plain facade of 13th-century Palazzo Casali was added to the original building in the 17th century. Inside, this fascinating museum displays substantial local Etruscan and Roman finds, Renaissance globes, 18th-century decorative arts and contemporary paintings. The Etruscan collection is the highlight, particularly those objects excavated from the tombs at Sodo, just outside town.