We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Via Pre, Genoa, Italy
Phone Number: 010-26-54-86
Website
Improve this listing
Today
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Tue - Fri 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 47 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 25
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Really unusual building with a fascinating history

This knight templar hospital/church was on two floors and told the story of the knights returning from the crusades setting up a hospital to cater both for sick people and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 3, 2012
neil272
,
purley surrey

Similar Things to Do in Genoa

Add Photo Write a Review

47 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Milan, Italy
Level Contributor
37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

A great example of romanic building. Inside there' a museum and I was thinking about it...; but a member of the staff said that it was not possible look around - and i had to PAY! ... goodbye tourism.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
597 reviews
369 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 355 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Not a very inspiring building and then becomes less so with presentation in Italian when I do not speak the language. Nevertheless it was interesting enough and the written information [in English] got me through. But it was hard work.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
purley surrey
Level Contributor
59 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

This knight templar hospital/church was on two floors and told the story of the knights returning from the crusades setting up a hospital to cater both for sick people and pilgrims. Very interesting but it would have been even better if there was an option to put the audio/visual pieces into english.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Genoa, Italy
Level Contributor
527 reviews
261 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1,058 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2011

As an American, living in Genova, San Giovanni of Pre is a bit difficult for me to review, because I haven’t learned enough Italian to take full advantage of this unusual museum and the multimedia presentation. There is enough written in English to give you a good understanding of the purpose, history, use of the building, crusades and needs of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3

Travelers who viewed La Commenda di Pre also viewed

 
Genoa, Italian Riviera
 

Been to La Commenda di Pre? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from La Commenda di Pre staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?