Founded in 1923 and located in the cloister of St. Lorenzo Cathedral, the Capitular Museum assembles various types of artworks, which attest the intense artistic activity carried out in Perugia for the City’s Cathedral. Most interesting are: the painting by Luca Signorelli (1484) representing “The Virgin and Child with Saints”, the reconstruction of “Altar of Mercy” by Agostino di Duccio (1473), wooden sculptures, a rare display of illuminated manuscripts and two sections dedicated to ecclesiastic furnishings and liturgical paraments.
Piazza IV Novembre: entrance at Cathedral’s upper cloister
From 1st April to 14th July and from 16th September to 31st October: Monday 10.00 am -13.30 pm; from Tuesday to Sunday 10 am-1.30pm / 2.30pm-6pm
From 15 July to 15 September: from Monday to Sunday 10.00 -13.30 / 14.30 -18.00
From November 1st to March 31st: from Tuesday to Friday 9.30am-1.30pm; Saturday and Sunday 10.00am-5.00pm
Holiday weekend and holidays: 10.00-13.30 /14.30 -18.00; 25 December closed, 1 January open only in the afternoon
Guided tours of the archaeological area: 11.00, 15.00 and 17.00 by reservation.