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Basilica di Santa Trinita

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Address: Piazza di Santa Trinita' 1, 50123, Florence, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 055 216912
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: No

A 14th century church is best known for its collection of frescoes by...

A 14th century church is best known for its collection of frescoes by famous artists such as Ghirlandaio, Aretino and Monaco..

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Yet another fantastic church

Another street, another church. So many fantastic churches in Florence - try and see at least a couple before you leave. This one has quite a plain facade, but its well worth a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 October 2016
Enford, United Kingdom
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Enford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Another street, another church. So many fantastic churches in Florence - try and see at least a couple before you leave. This one has quite a plain facade, but its well worth a look.

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Santa Rosa, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Compared with many other churches in Florence, the façade of the Basilica di Santa Trinità is nondescript, almost invisible. It’s in a great part of town where Via dei Tornabuoni passes through Piazza Santa Trinità, and my wife and I had probably walked right by it 50 times over the years before we even took note of it and went... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

Basilica di Santa Trinita (Church of St. Trinity) dates back to 1092 when it was formed by the Vallumbrosan Order of monks is located in Piazza Santa Trinita on river end of Via de' Tornabuoni (wonderful shopping street). Originally sporting a Romanesque style, the church has undergone multiple reconstructions, the current Mannerist facade was designed by Bernardo Buontalenti in the... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

The Basilica di Santa Trinita is a lovely church located at Piazza Santa Trinita. A beautiful building in and out.

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016

Entering the church is free, the Sassetti Chapel is on the right of the main altar. You can put a coin in the small box on the left wall to turn on the lights.

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San Gwann, Malta
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016

A very interesting church with the impressive Sassetti Chappel by Ghirlandaio and other works by Lorenzo Monaco. Free entrance so do not miss it

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Allot of the regular sites were closed. We were strolling the city to see what we could find and this church happened to be open. Wonderful frescoes that were showing some age. Just a hint. Look around and up at the buildings as you walk the streets. You may see some things that are not on any tour map but... More 

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San Marcos, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015

Santa Trinita is a Roman Catholic church located in the Plaza of Santa Trinita. Outside is nice but not super extravagant but interior was quite beautiful.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015

This church was another pleasant surprise after seeing a simpler outside exterior, to see a beautiful much more elaborate interior than expected. Easy to find as you work your way either to or from the busy city centre. The Piazza Santa Trinita was not a busy one. At a later walk through, they did have a solo singer playing an... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Our tour guide took us here on our tour and what a surprise, all the history this church has and the inside beauty, definitely a must visit on one's list.

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