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Basilica Palazzo

We regrouped here before entering the Basilica. We had the opportunity to use the restrooms, drink... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
New York City, New York

This Palazzo is the gateway to the lower church of the Basilica di San Francesco d'Assisi. You... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
Murrieta, California
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20 Jul 2018
“Lovely Palazzo”
26 May 2018
Inside the Palazzo Giacobetti is Assisi's municipal library that holds relevant books, documents and objects related to the region's rich history.
Assisi, Italy
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

This is a lovely area in Assisi and you cannot really miss it in the run up to the wonderful Cathedral.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

This residence, owned by the Giacobetti family sits along Via San Francesco, close to the Oratorio dei Pelligrini and is easily identifiable by the large balcony, that if you are walking close to the building you will have to duck your head to avoid hitting....More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

We regrouped here before entering the Basilica. We had the opportunity to use the restrooms, drink some water and stroll this beautiful open area. The view from this area enjoys a full wide panoramic view of the Valley. It was a beautiful day and we...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

This Palazzo is the gateway to the lower church of the Basilica di San Francesco d'Assisi. You enter the Palazzo and pass through a security checkpoint on the left hand side. The toilettes (pay €.60) are located on the right hand side of the Palazzo....More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Interesting place to take in the views, history of Assisi...the ancient architecture is wonderful. Just outside of the cathedral.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Lynne P
Reviewed 11 June 2016

The Palazzo Giacobetti is a great place for a stroll and we've enjoyed it on prior visits to Assisi. This time, they were setting up for a concert, with a huge stage and accompanying lights/sound, so no really change to hang there.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank JimSanDieg0
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

Along side the Basilica is the Palazzo. It is notable for the alternating use of color in the stone used, making the palazzo at times look like stairs when it is an incline. It is a grand area from which one can take in the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Peter B
Reviewed 2 August 2015

After getting off your bus or taxi you might want to run into the basilica, stop and take it all in first. The palazzo is a fitting entrance to so complex and rich a basilica.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank MikeN660
Reviewed 16 April 2015

This palace is absolutely a sideshow, could be even more enhanced but be between the Papal Church of San Francesco, the Basilica of San Francesco and the beautiful Via Portica with the courtyard, it is quite normal that nobody will notice this equally beautiful building....More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Magellano81
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