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Being part in this tour, you will get a chance to discover everything about the history and the tradition behind this important horse race. An expert local guide will tell you about the Palio, from the main square, Piazza del Campo, where the celebration takes place, every year, on July 2 and August 16. Having been shown a video, you'll see how the horse race, around the main square, is run.
The tour continues in one of the 17 districts (Contrade), where the guide will show you the district's fountain, where children are baptized, and the district's museum, where the ‘Standards’, the banners given to the winning Contrada, are preserved, and eventually to the oratory.
Languages available: English, Italiano
Visit to Contrada's museum (the donation to the museum - 5 euros per person - is not included into the price of the tour)
Siena Info Point – 69 Piazza del Campo
Every day at 10:00 am