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The Regional Museum of Palazzo Mirto is located in the historic center of Palermo. The Palace is a wonderful eighteenth-century complex which now houses the Regional Museum. The museum collection consists of works and objects that illustrate the lifestyle of the nobility of the time. The tour begins at the lower level with the locals who were used as facilities, stables, kitchens, the coach house, warehouses and grocery stores for storage of straw and hay. The main floor or first floor holds a series of lavish furnishings, in sequence: the Novelli room, the living room of "Salvator Rosa", a series of salons called by pink, yellow, green yellow and finally the canopy salon and Tapestry Hall. In this environment were held festivals and official ceremonies of the family in order to enhance the family, his prestige, and above represented a good opportunity to reaffirm the class of membership. The second floor of the building was intended for the daily life of the family. The plan consists of more intimate rooms, furnished with elegance and taste. You can still visit the bedroom of the principles, the dining room, the two libraries and a sequence of studies and living rooms with refined decoration.

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Via Merlo, 2
90133 Palermo

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