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Cappella di San Severo

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This is a charming and quick little thing to do in Perugia. The Raphael fresco in San Severo has... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Jay H
Perth, Australia

Take a quick trip into this little church and gaze at a painting from one of the most well-known... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2016
Perugia, Italy
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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Easy to find it on the Piazza Raffaello. The 14th century chapel contains a fresco whose upper section was painted by Raphael between 1505 and 1508. It depicts the Trinity (the figure of the Father is lost) surrounded by saints and angels. The lower part...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

To his credit the ticket seller did try to give us a discount on the ticket price of 4 euro per person but didn't warn us that it is a one room and one painting attraction. The audio guide was informative and lessened the feeling...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

The top part of the fresco is painted more gutsy than the lower half which looks a little washed out. I am pleased we saw it but expected more. 2euro consetion

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

See the Raffello alfresco in this beautiful little church . Up a small hill past the cathedral . Entrance was free. Truly worth seeing . Afterward walk up to ports sole for a great view of Perugia and the Umbrian hillside

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

This is a charming and quick little thing to do in Perugia. The Raphael fresco in San Severo has not fared well over the last 600 years, and is quite badly damaged in parts. But, it is still an early Raphael and his genius can...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jay H
Reviewed 28 April 2017

If you compare this fresoc to the last supper Fresco in Milan, this is not really worth the trouble visit. The fee 3 euro's isn;t well spent. The painting isn't preserved well and the guide only has a very brief intoduction on this piece of...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is one for the art historian. My wife is an artist and thought the entry price was well worthwhile, I am not and didn’t. There is so much wonderful art available elsewhere in Perugia. It would have been more interesting if there had been...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

Take a quick trip into this little church and gaze at a painting from one of the most well-known artists in history. Won't take too much time out of your day, only a short walk from the main piazza, and it's definitely worth your time.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank wheninperugia
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

If you appreciate Raphael's work, you will probably be happy. If you are a sight-seeing tourist, you might be disappointed if your group pays €3 a head to see this one partially restored artwork. Tip: if you are going to go in as a family...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Part of the fun of this place, is you feel like you're discovering something others have not. It's in the "back" of old town Perugia. One of the greatest artists to ever live, Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino, painted the top section of a fresco in...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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