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Seen from the City Walls

I was intrigued by the exterior as seen from the City Walls so I took a walk over to see the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
lcb5310
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Raleigh, North Carolina
Very moving

A school choir from England were singing at the Saturday evening Mass which was magical. Mother... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
murray_towers
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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 days ago
“Seen from the City Walls”
16 Jul 2018
“Very moving”
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was intrigued by the exterior as seen from the City Walls so I took a walk over to see the church. It was very simple inside and there wasn't anything going on. Apparently I missed the museum! :(

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Reviewed 17 July 2018

A school choir from England were singing at the Saturday evening Mass which was magical. Mother superior was delightful. Not really a tourist attraction, very much a place for those pilgrims devoted to the Saint who is laid to rest in the alter.

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

We visited in May and were pleased to see that a new museum has now opened, and it complements and supplements the church quite well. The museum focuses on the life of Santa Gemma and contains many genuine relics of her life, some of which...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

The church building is simple and not a turistic attraction. This church is very important for those devoted to Santa Gemma. And of course the remains of Santa Gemma are there. Many people from South America come on pilgrimage to this church.

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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

My mom wanted to go to the Santuario so I decided to go with her. Took the 1 hour ride train from Florence and then took a cab to the Santuario, which is a humble , quiet and nice church distant of other pompous churches...More

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