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Address: Via Pre, Genoa, Italy
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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
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purley surrey
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36 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Milan, Italy
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 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.

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Brisbane, Australia
Top Contributor
461 reviews 461 reviews
287 attraction reviews
273 helpful votes 273 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.

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purley surrey
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51 reviews 51 reviews
29 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 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.

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Genoa, Italy
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470 reviews 470 reviews
229 attraction reviews
990 helpful votes 990 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 

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