Field Trip to Siena and San Gimignano (for students not taking Art History)

Summer 2015

Sunday, July 12 ~ Field Trip to Siena and San Gimignano with Elizabeth Butler, for students not taking Art History.

In Siena, students will visit the Cathedral Museum, including statues by Giovanni Pisano and the Maestà by Duccio. Inside the Duomo, students will see the pulpit by Nicola Pisano, the Piccolomini Altar (small statues by Michelangelo) and the Library. Students will visit the Palazzo Pubblico and see Simone Martini's Maestà, Lorenzetti's Good and Bad Government, and the fresco of Guido Riccio da Fogliano.

In the afternoon, students will visit the historial center of San Gimignano with its medevial towers and the Collegiata.