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Abbey of San Clemente in Casauria

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Address: Via San Clemente, 65020 Castiglione a Casauria, Italy
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A beautiful church for a wedding

I was really impressed. A warm feeling inside cold walls. Marvellous. Everything stood there. A museum free entrance to add additional information to this charming church. No... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 October 2016
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Tirana, Albania
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Tirana, Albania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I was really impressed. A warm feeling inside cold walls. Marvellous. Everything stood there. A museum free entrance to add additional information to this charming church. No painting on the walls to add charm, it didn't need it. It had more. A place to get married.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Wondering around the beautiful abbey church was a great experience. Remembering that over the years people have worshipped here. It holds a treasure .... The reliquary of Saint Clement who was one of the early apostolic fathers, Bishop of Rome AD 88-99.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Well described in both English and Italian in the museum. It can be found on the right of the front door. Make sure you walk around the outside to appreciate the gardens.

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2015

This Abbey was such a lovely hidden gem, The history is amazing,I am so happy we found it and visited. A must for anyone travelling through this area of Abruzzo

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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

magical atmosphere, beautiful architecture, a refreshing oasis in the heat of the countryside, totally wrth a visit!

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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

The abbey is beutifully restored. The stone monuments inside are carefully ciselled and look like new. Worth a detour.

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Serbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2015

it's impressive! we heard about it and stopped by during our stay in abruzzo. it's worth a visit! dating back in the middle age (871 according to Chronicon Casauriense), it is very well preserved and still used today.. (luckily we arrived an hour before a wedding was celebrated).

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Cugnoli, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2014

We don't live far from this wonderful Abbey but it's the first time we visited it. We were not disappointed, just sorry we had waited so long! Over and around the bronze door there are lovely historical sculptures. Go down to the crypt, it's really something. There is also a small museum and lovely gardens. There is parking outside and... More 

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2014

We visited this Abbey with a friend. It is a majestic building and very tranquil. There are gardens to wander around, though not big, and a museum. It is only open in the mornings so timing of your visit is essential. I would certainly put this on the agenda for other friends to visit.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2013

A very beautifull and tranquil place. Never tire of visiting this Abbey. The Gardens are well worth a stroll around. Access to the Abbey is good and there is plenty of parking.

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