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Oratory of San Bernardino and Diocesan Museum of Sacred Art

On display, masterpieces of Sienese art, including the Nursing Madonna by Ambrogio Lorenzetti

Nursing Madonna by Lorenzetti
Nursing Madonna by Lorenzetti - Credit: Siena Opera della Metropolitana
Where not a single stone has changed down the centuries
Siena shines perfectly from a distance in its medieval magnificence. The three hills amid which the city rests rise up like an idyllic film set, the old boundaries soften like the past into a countryside that sometimes still seem like the scene painted by Ambrosia Lorenzetti in the Allegory of Good Government in the halls of Siena's city hall. ...