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Church of Sant'Agostino

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Address: Piazza Sant'Agostino, 53073, San Gimignano, Italy
Phone Number: 0577/907012
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For religious art lovers!

I am not a big fan of churches but I recognise this one has a special beauty! It is pretty easy to take a quick look inside and feel the joy. Had the pleasure to talk with the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 8, 2016
Ruimvramos
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Lisbon, Portugal

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Lisbon, Portugal
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82 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016

I am not a big fan of churches but I recognise this one has a special beauty! It is pretty easy to take a quick look inside and feel the joy. Had the pleasure to talk with the choir ladies since they ended their weekly training as we were there and all of them are very passionate about their town,... More 

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Cincinnati
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

If churches are interesting to you, don't miss the Church of Sant'Agostino. History is interesting and area in general is a must see. Don't miss.

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St. Albert
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

Unlike most churches this one is entered by a side door rather than through the front. The church was built in the 13th century and remains pretty much the same as it was then. Fairly simple but with lots of artwork.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

Sant Augustus is a small stroll away. That makes it less crowdy. Some fine fresco's and paintings. Not as spectectular as the mainchurch but more tranquille.

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Thank Rene K
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

We went to this church because they had an English mass on Sunday morning. But the interior of the church and the frescoes were a very pleasant surprise. Well worth your time

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Do visit this church , you can't help but feel calm and peaceful as you stare at the amazing artwork, I could spend a week in there easily . Stunning!

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Memphis, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

Ladies, be sure to wear clothes that cover your thighs and shoulders, or they'll give you thin sheets to wrap yourself in before you go in this beautiful church. Be sure to get the self-directed audio tour to hear the history of the church and its frescoes.

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Thank Claire V
Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

This is an old church that was partly destroyed and rebuilt. The outcome is a beautiful building with a unique style which combines old features with more modern, but still appropriate, ones. There is an enchanting cloister/garden at the back where you can have a stroll or sit on a bench to take in the beauty of the place. The... More 

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

This Church is one of the nicest I have been to in all Italy. It is small and quaint but still amazing. the atmosphere and architecture give you that true mid evil feel from the time the church was built back in 1280. The paintings on the inside done by the famous artist Benozzo Gozzoli are astounding. They tell the... More 

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Dacula, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Beautiful structure, well preserved Roman architecture! The steps are most impressive and wonderful for photos.

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