Museo della città di Ancona

Museo della Città

Among the foot of the statue of Clement XII, steps from Piazza del Plebiscito, you enter the Museum of the Cityà and his story about the history of Ancona. It’ set up all’ inside of the evocative ambience of’ ancient hospital of St. Thomas of Canterbury (sec. XIII) and of’ former fish shop founded in 1817. Located between the più square; prestigious Ancona, Piazza del Plebiscito, and the maze of streets that divides the cityà historical from the modern, the Museumè historical story, the site of events and activitiesà training, meeting place. Spread over an area of ​​600 square meters with an exhibition divided into four sections that tell the history of Ancona from its origins until 1860. Urban development, social and cultural development of the cityàÈ told through archaeological finds, works of art, historical reconstructions and plants. Inside it is usually conducted thematic tours, activitiesà educational and meetings of historic and cultural character around the main themes citizens. Since 2018 the museumè also equipped with the viewer for the realityà Virtual OCULUS that allows you to take an interactive journey in the company of the archaeologist Roman Nell'ancona Ciriaco Pizzecolli (1391– 1452).


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Piazza del Plebiscito,
60100 Ancona


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