Museo della Contrada Sovrana dell’Istrice

The Museum illustrates the history of the neighbourhood and preserves the Palii (Palio banners) it has won, costumes, weapons, silverware and religious vestments

Via Camollia, 85, 53100 Siena SI, Italy

The Museum of the Sovereign Neighbourhood of the Porcupine is next to its oratory, the former church of San Vincenzo e Anastasio (Saints Vincent and Anastasius), of Roman origins, which was given to the neighbourhood in 1788. Inside is a Madonna and Child in terracotta by Alessandro Casolani, above a small niche containing a terracotta bust of Pinturicchio, buried here in 1513.


I Comuni di Terre di Siena