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Cattedrale di San Rufino

Piazza San Rufino, Assisi, Italy
+39 075 812283
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First built as early as the 5th century, this historic church features the baptismal font of St. Francis, St. Clare and Emperor Frederick II.
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“patron saint” (6 reviews)
“ancient ruins” (4 reviews)
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Piazza San Rufino, Assisi, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this Duomo on our Assisi tour. It is a beautiful Church that leaves you feeling the love and history of the time.

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are many important artifacts from St. Francis and St. Clare at this Cathedral as well. There is also a very interesting crypt area that is well worth the price of admission. Plan to spend at least an hour here.

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I good visit - and spend the time to sit down and experience the ambience and surrounding. Pity one could not take photos inside.

Thank mooiding1002
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Rufino is the patron saint of this town, not Francis! If you download Rick Steves' podcast of a Walk Through Assisi, you will discover more interesting facts like this, including some details about this church. It's a simple building; you can see some Roman ruins...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Visit the church and its beautiful side-wings. Walk to this church from Piazza Matteoti with busstop and parking. Walk through the Via del Torrione. From here you might shoot marvellous photographs of the cathedral belltower and the castle.

Thank fvanhulsen
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Once you are in Assisi and done with your visit to Basilica San Francisco a visit to this beautiful duomo is a must.

Thank Lara H
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Well worth seeing, quite ornate with parts of the floor inlaid with glass so that one can see and appreciate the Roman ruins below.

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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

A lovely peaceful place and well worth seeing the font where St Francis was baptised. Nice to see the earlier foundations through glass screens in the floor.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 June 2017

A lovely cathedral set in a beautiful square in Assisi. Inside is the batismal font where St Francis was baptised

Thank Jenny L
Reviewed 21 June 2017

This is built on top of ancient Roman ruins and has a glass floor so that you can see them! How cool and unique is that? We loved this church.

Thank Kathy M
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