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Basilica of Saint Christina

Piazza S. Cristina, Bolsena, Italy
+39 0761 799067
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Corpus Domini

We were here during the festival Corpus Domini from 27 May - 3 June 2018. On 3 June in the evening... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
jetsetters000
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Melbourne, Australia
A beautiful complex

It is practically two churches. On the left is the chapel dedicated to the miracle of Bolsena, a... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
JB0807
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London, United Kingdom
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Piazza S. Cristina, Bolsena, Italy
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

We were here during the festival Corpus Domini from 27 May - 3 June 2018. On 3 June in the evening there was concerto “in Viaggio con Mozart” Franco Gena musica, presto la Basilica Di Santa Cristina.

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

It is practically two churches. On the left is the chapel dedicated to the miracle of Bolsena, a baroque building. On the right and adjacent is the old renaissance basilica

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

You definitely want to pay the small euro fee to have access to the catacombs and necropolis. Great museum. Guides very helpful.

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

I am not sure if we would have visited this church had we not been staying near Bolsena but it would have been a shame to miss it. It has a very old part, a baroque part and some catacombs. It's claim to fame is...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Don't miss the crypt and catacombs. You are able to walk along the corridors and tunnels of the catacombs

1  Thank expatgal8
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Reviewed 4 November 2016

Famous for the miracle which occurred here ,there are still blood stains to view from the miracle at the transsubstantiation.there is also the tomb to Saint Christina and also the truly awesome Catacombs which are truly amazing .tours available

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Reviewed 24 September 2016

A very beautiful church that comes with a very interesting history. The catacombs are a must, make sure you leave time tor them. If you are lucky enough to be there for the festival you'll experience something special.

2  Thank David B
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Reviewed 25 February 2016

It's a Beautifull name, and a beautifull story, Believe me go into there and visit the catakombs of Bolsena

1  Thank Shai K
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Reviewed 9 November 2015

It may not be the most striking basilica you'll ever find but it's at the core of a wonderful town in North Lazio. It is grander than the size of town might suggest but it has a marvellous local feel to it.

1  Thank peterposh
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Reviewed 2 August 2015

one of the Beautiful locations in Lago di Bolsena's area, I recomend driving there with a car, and combining it with a good meal in one of the returants in town.

Thank guy1465
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