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Cathedral, Pienza

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Religious Site Church
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  • The advantage here is that you can enjoy amazing wall and ceiling paintings without the need for peace.Here another story is told and it is by no means uninteresting  more »
  • I would say this was just an average duomo as in many other little Tuscan hill towns. The views from the alleyways set it apart from anywhere else. It was also interesting to see a school of budding y...  more »
  • The church itself is not as richly decorated as other in Florence or Siena. Still interesting. More interesting though is the story of the construction and repairs over the years. We first thought tha...  more »
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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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