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Battistero di San Giovanni, Siena
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Head to Battistero di San Giovanni for an eyeful of elaborate artwork. You will find a range of subjects, including panels depicting the life of John the Baptist. Check out the Gothic ceilings overhead, and don’t forget to look down, as the floor mosaics are also impressive. Audio guides are offered, or you can hire a guide for more detailed information. Put Battistero di San Giovanni on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Siena travel itinerary maker.
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  • The baptistery is located at the back of the Cathedral and can be accessed directly from a dedicated access: it has a real great façade. A great example of art, between the magnificent baptistery, frescoes, the magnificent frescoed ceiling and more. You can visit with € 4 or € 13 cumulative ticket that includes the Cathedral, the crypt, the Piccolomini library, the museo dell'Opera. To see.
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  • Upon entering you are greeted by an explosion of colour. Frescos surround you like a blanket.
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  • is included in the combined ticket (pass) to watch because you can see works by great atisti coem Donatello
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  • You can pay for an individual ticket to the Baptistry, but I suggest that you buy a combined ticket!
  • It is located under the final spans of the choir of the city's cathedral, and bridges the difference in height with the square below. The façade, in Gothic style with the typical pattern of local marbles
  • Overwhelmingly beautiful.
  • Beautiful place with many artifacts to be seen!
  • כנסייה גותית ומיוחדת, יש ציורים על הרצפה ושימו לב בתקרה על פסלי הראשים מסתבר שהם של כל האפיפיורים מהראשון ועד המאה ה 12