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Museo Civico Amedeo Lia

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Very good place to see old Army collection

You can see many things here related to army and all displayed items got written in English... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
luthfimy
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Penang, Malaysia
Stand out!

It is hard to describe this outstanding collection. The building appears very plain yet clean and... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
MMartin90909
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Brisbane, Australia
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The "Amedeo Lia" museum is located in the old convent of the minimites of St. Francis from Paola, who settled in the town of la Spezia in about 1620. The collection includes about 1200 works of all kinds, classical, late antique, mediaeval, up to...more
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

You can see many things here related to army and all displayed items got written in English language too

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank luthfimy
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

It is hard to describe this outstanding collection. The building appears very plain yet clean and ordered as any of the great museums in Rome or Florence. The collections are less known yet we were drawn in by the detail and quality of the work....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

It was really nice to visit the musium. Kids enjoyed a lot even if I thought they could get bored. I would really suggest to everyone

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Federica P
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Amedeo Lia died recently. He had a huge collection of beautiful artworks, and offered them to the city of La Spezia on condition that a top quality building be found to exhibit them. That was duly achieved. My favourite exhibits were the large illuminated music...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank David P
Reviewed 15 August 2017

El Greco's masterpiece exhibits here, good collection of sculptures. Bronze, copper, ivory and wooden statues, glassware, tin-glazed pottery and art objects which document the taste and culture of Italian and European art

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Iryna V
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Beautifull paintings and exhibition intelligently composed. Not for kids though. A wonderfull Collection af glass word

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

In summertime tourists has so much to visit in La Spezia so this Museo Civico Amedeo Lia is better to visit in spring or autumn; there are nice french collections, paintings, very nice pieces, merite a visit.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 24 November 2016

The biggest museum from Spezia have 13 rooms.The collection includes about 1000 works of all kinds, classical, late antique, medieval, up to the 18th century. There are paintings, miniatures, bronze, copper, ivory and wooden statues, glassware, tin-glazed pottery and art objects which document the taste...More

Date of experience: September 2016
4  Thank pifdark
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Well worth one or two hours of your time. Rather extensive collection. History runs deep in this Italian town.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank TallDutch
Reviewed 19 May 2016

If you need to escape the heat or the rain this is your best bet in La Spezia. A modest collection of art from the region of Liguria and beyond. I particularly like the collection of illuminated manuscripts and codexes. If you plan on visiting...More

Date of experience: December 2015
4  Thank Hilary P
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