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Piccolomini Library

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"Named after Pope Pius II, whose family name was Piccolomini, the library is celebrated for its stunning frescoes painted by Pinturicchio in the late 15th century. These frescoes depict scenes from the life of Pope Pius II and are known for their vibrant colors, intricate details, and artistic significance, making the Piccolomini Library a cultural and historical gem!"
"Inside the Duomo di Siena, make sure to visit the Piccolomini Library inside. Located on the left side; there is also a bookstore adjacent as well."
"Located within Siena's cathedral, tickets are included with admission for the cathedral. "

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