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Cathedral, Pienza

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  • The Cathedral of Pienza is located in the heart of the historic center of this splendid Tuscan town. The building is worth a stop for tourists as well as the adjacent cloister. The characters are typical Tuscan structures of the time. Nice
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  • the Cathedral is a must see. fascinating as almost all buildings get achieve from family Piccolomini. the surprise, a concert (23) held by a group of young students from the UK who carried out magnificent pieces known and unknown. magnificent
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  • Consisting of three-tiered Renaissance façade of Palazzo Piccolomini family crest! Inside, like Germany Church chancel was lined five chapels radiating mainly. I was surprised there is a respectable, even no matter how small-town church.
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  • The Church contains a beautiful collection of sacred pieces in painted wood, it's worth a visit to get to know the Italian sacred art.
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  • Interesting but the thing I was most impressed. Are the cracks from the quake are making collapse.
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  • All Pienza is a city built by Renaissance canons was Enea Ngm Piccolomini, Pope Pius II, born in Corsignano, imposed to Rossellino an ideal city, and he had it, you can see it enjoy the beautiful Renaissance Cathedral
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  • A beautiful church nestled in the charming village of Pienza. Imposing from the outside, looks out over a beautiful square. The Gothic interior is perhaps a bit bare, there are nonetheless valuable paintings and a beautiful painted ceiling supported by rows of columns decorated with capitals. There is also a crypt which unfortunately we didn't get to visit. More than the Church itself fascinates the square in which it is located, surrounded by historic buildings.
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  • The internal aisles are projected on the façade by four pilasters. A large frame brand plan divides the lower part with the three entrances to the Church, from the top on which are three niches. The Central niche an eye that brings light to the central altar. At the top, the tympanum, the coat of arms of Piccolomini. Simple shapes and simple ....
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