MUSEUM OF ANCIENT SHIPS is located at the Medicean Arsenals, Lungarno Ranieri Simonelli Pisa, and can be visited from 7 November 2016.
We will discover about thirty vessels from Roman times and many ceramic fragments, glass, metals, elements in organic material.
The Arsenals were built in the second half of the sixteenth century by the will of Cosimo I, are formed by a series of brick sheds, originally open, decorated on the facade towards the Arno by marble masks, coats of arms and inscriptions reminiscent of the naval victories of the Order of the Knights of St. Stephen
The visit 1 hour and 30 minutes is free.
The guided tour costs.
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