The House and Church of St. Peter, Capernaum

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  • The church was built as a shelter for the ancient building remains below, as a platform for their visit. Grp0e windows offer views of the ruins.
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  • Apart from the architecture that can divide the opinions, I especially appreciated to be able to look over the house of St. Peter who welcomed Jesus, thanks to the glass floor of this church. But beware, the access of the church is particularly difficult, padlocked to prevent the entrance during the successive masses, it is necessary either to be very well accompanied or to be very lucky, that is why I put an average mark (because it is very Frustrating to end up in front of a padlocked grid) with a "to deserve" commentary.
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  • While its worth visiting the church to see the ruins of Peter's house, the church itself is very out of place at the wider site of Capernaum and doesn't really respect its surroundings, unlike other c...  more »
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