Adm charge Hr Casa di Leonardo Anchiano. Q (0571) 560 55. Open Thu-Tue. Model bicycle based on drawings by Leonardo, Museo Leonardiano often referred to as the Villa of a Hundred Chimneys, because of the numerous and highly ornate chimney pots crowding the roofline.
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The building is today used as a conference centre, but the Museo Archeologico Etrusco in the basement, which exhibits Etruscan and Roman artifacts from nearby excavations, is open to the public. Lovers of the work of Pontormo (1494-1557) should set aside time to visit the church of San Michele in Carmignano, only 5 km (3 miles) north of Artimino. It contains his great masterpiece, The Visitation (1530). m Villa di Artimino H (055) 879 20 40 (villa), 871 81 24 (museum). Villa open Tuebyappt.