Opening of the Opera del Duomo Museum

17 October 2019

In 1979 the Sisters Cappuccine, owners of an ancient building in the Piazza del Duomo in Pisa, decided to abandon their convent to retreat to a more suitable location. The Board of the Opera della Primaziale Pisana saw then the opportunity to fill that lack of space that the development of the Fabbriceria had long […]

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App for the visit of the Opera del Duomo Museum available

10 June 2021

Available on App Store and Google Play, the audioguide of the Opera del Duomo Museum guides the visitor along the museum. 5 languages available, Italian, English, French, German, Spanish and 55 listening points for 90 minutes audio that tell the development of Pisan art and medieval sculpture, born in the centuries-old construction site of the […]

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Temporary exhibition – Orazio Riminaldi

19 May 2021

A Master from Pisa between Caravaggio and Gentileschi 28 May-5 September 2021 Pisa, Opera del Duomo Palace The occasion of the recent restoration of the dome of the Pisan cathedral, painted by Orazio Riminaldi between 1627 and 1630, gave rise to the idea of the exhibition. A monumental work, painted in oil, not fresco as […]

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Opera del Duomo Museum, first anniversary. Long opening and guided tour.

13 October 2020

Given the success of the initiative, the Opera della Primaziale Pisana proposes another long opening day. On Saturday 24 October the Opera del Duomo Museum will be open until 21:00. The cafeteria, that overlooks the cloister and offers an enchanting point of view of the square, will also be open. Guided tour of the 26 […]

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Sinopie Museum, three works by Igor Mitoraj are exhibited

10 August 2020

On the occasion of the reopening, the museum houses 3 artworks of the artist Igor Mitoraj. The exhibition in the Sinopie Museum, Piazza del Duomo, Pisa will remain until September 2021. Mitoraj’s art thus is back to dialogue with the monuments and museums of the Piazza dei Miracoli in Pisa, a dialogue that began in […]

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The Sinopie Museum reopens on 1 August

27 July 2020

It was closed from 13 January for extraordinary maintenance. The museum houses the sinopias, that is to say the preparatory drawings for the vast frescoes that adorned the walls of the Camposanto. Here you can admire and compare the most extensive cycle of fourteenth-fifteenth-century graphics known to us. In addition to the sinopias, the museum […]

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Anima Mundi 2020 postponed to 2021

19 July 2020

The 20th edition of the Anima Mundi festival has been suspended for 2020. The confirmation of what we already imagined came with the Decree Law of 16 May 2020, n.33 which prohibits gatherings and, therefore, the big concerts scheduled indoors for this summer. The XIII edition of the Anima Mundi competition for the best musical […]

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27 January 2020

The thirteenth edition of the Anima Mundi Competition of Composition expires April 17, 2020

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2 December 2019

Serena Bozzo Soprano Margherita Maria Sala Mezzo-soprano Salvatore De Benedetto Tenor Piermarco Viñas Bass Cappella Musicale della Cattedrale di Pisa Orchestra da Camera di Mantova Coro di voci bianche Bonamici Angelica Ditaranto Choirmaster Riccardo Donati Conductor Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) Mass in B flat major ‘Theresienmesse’, Hob:XXII:12 for solo voices, choir and orchestra Anonymus author, Nenia […]

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17 June 2019

Five centuries of music in Anima Mundi’s nineteen edition, which will be held from 7 to 20 September, the second one with Daniel Harding as artistic director. He will lead the opening concert, with the magnificent Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra accompanied by the Choir, universally recognise among the best in the world. Seven are the […]

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