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Santuario di Santa Chiara della Croce

Via Giuseppe Verdi 23, 06036, Montefalco, Italy
+39 0742 379123
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No one home

We rang the bell, hoping to have a Nun take us through to the cloister and garden, but no one came... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
MadamJosephine
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Melbourne, Australia
See Santa Chiara in her glass tomb!

Beautiful church with the body and preserved heart of Sister Chiara on site. Sister had a vision... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2015
claymaryjo
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california
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16 Aug 2017
“No one home”
23 Oct 2015
“See Santa Chiara in her glass tomb!”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Via Giuseppe Verdi 23, 06036, Montefalco, Italy
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

We rang the bell, hoping to have a Nun take us through to the cloister and garden, but no one came, so we left without seeing these supposedly lovely places. The church itself is Baroque in character, so its ancient charm has been lost in...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2015

Beautiful church with the body and preserved heart of Sister Chiara on site. Sister had a vision that God put a cross in her heart, and upon death, an autopsy reveal a distorted aorta in the shape of a crucifix, a religious relic on medieval...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

This part of Italy can not be seen, the small town of Montefalco is a must if you visit Umbria. The sanctuary is very nice, I recommend to visit. You can't understand the atmosphere of this land if we don't go personally.

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Reviewed 17 April 2015

Located just outside from the old city walls of Montefalco, this is an interesting monastery with adjoining church. It was founded at the end of the thirteenth century, from Chiara of Montefalco. Chiara was proclaimed a saint in the nineteenth century, and isn't to be...More

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