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Via Cesare Battisti, 50122, Florence, Italy
San Marco
+39 055 239 8034
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Reviewed today via mobile

The church is beautiful with hanging lanterns, wide open spaces for prayers and meditation. The ceiling is also beautifully done. Nice visit

Thank EnakshiC
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Renaissance basilica was founded in the 13th century by the seven original members of the Servite Order. It is named after the painting of “Annunciation” that was started by a friar Bartolomeo and, according to the legend, completed as a work of an angel....More

Thank Borzov
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hidden away from the hustle and bustle of Florence is this place which houses the “Miraculous painting of the Annunciation” (1252) - a very sacred image for Catholics which comes with a story of its origination. As you enter, it is to the left of...More

Thank Famluv2travel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you look outside, you don't have any idea that how amazing is the interior of the church. When I came into, I had a big surprise with its beauty. I was very impressed. There were lots of details in gold and so many beautiful...More

Thank Eudoxio B
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Well, yet another Florentine church. What makes it special in my humble opinion is that from a purely and unmistakably renaissance piazza with its colonnades (plus Lo Spedale degli Innocenti) you enter the Basilica’s another columned atrium before you walk into a riot of wild...More

Thank kwiewiorowski
Reviewed 2 September 2018

My hotel was in the plaza where the Church is and that is how I discovered it, I missed it the first time in Firenze, what a beautiful church!!

Thank RoxLima
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Such a cool place, with an amazing history. And a beautiful church! It was part of a walking tour that we did. Such a neat, beautiful experience.

Thank Monica M
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is not so much visited than other churches, what means also, that you have more time to look on the art works peacefully. It is very well decorated.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 7 July 2018

To be honest, I don't like the piazza upon which this basilica fronts and I know that colours my opinon of this basilica. I understand that the piazza is architecturally important, and that guide books suggest that it is a great place to hang out...More

Thank SyrinxSounds
Reviewed 1 July 2018

interesting church, with a weird construction plan, with an entrance patio. A bit dark, fully decorated. On a quiet piazza. free entrance.

Thank Bruno V
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San Marco
The pleasant atmosphere of this residential area, a
stone’s throw away from the Duomo of Florence,
surprises everyone. A continuous flow of backpacking
students provides the tranquil surroundings for the
elderly residents who sit in Piazza San Marco to read
the daily newspaper. Home to several universities,
including the Academy of Fine Arts, San Marco is one
of the most vibrant cultural centers in the city. A
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