From 12 December 2009 to 11 April 2010

A major exhibition in the artists hometown, celebrating the 500th anniversary of Giorgiones death.

This enigmatic artist has recently been honoured by the opening of the Museo Casa Giorgione in May, situated in the artists home during the 15th century.

The exhibition in Castelfranco also unites leading figures from the artisitc world and environment of the master, such as Giovanni Bellini,Lorenzo Costa, Carpaccio, Perugino, Sebastiano del Piombo, Palma il Vecchio, Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael and Giorgiones pupil the great Titian. Masterpieces from museums and collections all over the world come together in a celebration of the virtuosity, magic and mystery of this greatest of painters.

Opening times:12 December 2009 -11 April 2010.

Open every day from 9a.m -7p.m.

Except 24th, 25th & 31st December, and 1st Jan open 2p.m. 7p.m.

Ticket prices 10.00Group discounts: obligatory pre-bookings for groups of 15 -30 people @ 8.00OAPS & children 6 -18 7.00School groups (pre-booking compulsory) 4.50 (accompanying adult free)Children, disabled (and accompaniers) and children freePre-booking charge 1.00Booking centre: freephone 800.90.44.47 (in Italy)+39 049 2010076 (from outside Italy)

By Insidecom Editorial Staff