The Eremitani Town Museums are housed in the restored rooms and cloisters of the former Hermits Monastery. Originally the seat of the museum collections was at Piazza del Santo. Between 1985 and 1997 the museum moved to Piazza Eremitani. The museum has two sections: * Archeological Museum * Medieval and modern Art
* and the Multimedia room dedicated to the Scrovegni Chapel.
In the Archaeological section you can admire preroman findings (8th-3rd century BC) coming from the paduan territory, roman findings and some egyptian items.
The Museum of Medieval and Modern Art
displays about 3000 paitings dating from the 13th tothe 18th century.