We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Palazzina di Marfisa d'Este

Corso della Giovecca 170, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
+39 0532 244949
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Top of my list

This is a remarkable residence dating from the 16th century the frescoes are extraordinary and the... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
ozzie5melbourne
,
Melbourne
Beautiful ceilings

It was a long walk from center city to see a medium sized palazzo, but the ceilings were great... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2015
kagatlin
,
Statesville, North Carolina
via mobile
Read all 131 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good49%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
3 Sep 2016
“Top of my list”
6 May 2015
“Beautiful ceilings”
LOCATION
Corso della Giovecca 170, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
CONTACT
Website
+39 0532 244949

Similar Things to Do in Ferrara

Write a Review
Reviews (131)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This is a remarkable residence dating from the 16th century the frescoes are extraordinary and the rooms are full of fantastic antique furniture. You can imagine what it would have been like to live here. I loved it. Don't miss it.

Thank ozzie5melbourne
Reviewed 7 May 2015

It was a long walk from center city to see a medium sized palazzo, but the ceilings were great. There were some pieces of period furniture, but all-in-all, this site is not a top place to see in Ferrara.

1  Thank kagatlin
Reviewed 11 September 2014

We liked this palazzo primarily because it wasn't overwhelming. The painted ceilings and the furniture gave one a sense of what it must have been like to live there--it didn't feel too much like a museum, and there wasn't the sense of being watched all...More

Thank leisure-traveller44
Reviewed 21 March 2014

This Palazzo has some ceiling paintings including one outside the main building that mimics a vegetal cover. Some period furniture is unfortunately now covered by insipid modern"art works". Altogether not compelling

1  Thank MILOUW
Reviewed 16 March 2013

A bit out of the way, but worth the walk you feel this is areal home that was lived in. It is filled with beautifully carved furniture and tables and chairs. Ferrarese Terzo de'Terzi is credited with designing this house for Princess Marfisa of Este...More

Thank CarnivalGatti
Reviewed 8 January 2013

interesting for having an idea about aristocratic house at that time.cheap entrance.nice roof decorations.being there ,better to see it then escape

Thank ricvac
Reviewed 28 July 2012

Interesting so called "small palace" in Ferrara but nice and it gives a good idea of how the richer people lived in that period.

Thank RDRBeveren
Reviewed 9 February 2012

This palace is another 'delizia' a bit out of the route, but well worth a visit. It is all on one floor, with 6 beautiful rooms, one into another, with frescoes, wooden ceilings, pictures and period furniture that recreate a wonderful Renaissance feeling. You can...More

Thank luciafamily
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Trattoria le Nuvole
838 reviews
.44 km away
Il Sorpasso
510 reviews
.46 km away
Osteria I Bassotti
262 reviews
.46 km away
Pizzeria Orsucci da Armando dal 1936
161 reviews
.47 km away
Nearby Attractions
Le Mura di Ferrara
936 reviews
.72 km away
Museo Archeologico Nazionale
414 reviews
.68 km away
Monastero di Sant'Antonio in Polesine
244 reviews
.72 km away
Museo di Casa Romei
307 reviews
.30 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Palazzina di Marfisa d'Este staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit