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The Civic Museum is housed in the Palazzo Pretorio, which was built along with the underground prison during the first half of the 14th century. Palazzo Pretorio was the residence of the Podestà, the representative of Florentine power in Barga. The Podestà took part in council desicions, but his main role was to administer Law […]

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Prisoners Graffiti inside the Barga Prison

“I messaggi dei prigionieri incisi sulle pareti delle carceri del Palazzo Pretorio”; interverrà la dottoressa Orietta Giusfredi curatrice delle ricerche storiche del Museo Civico. The Civic Museum is housed in the Palazzo Pretorio, which was built along with the underground prison during the first half of the 14th century. Palazzo Pretorio was the residence of […]