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beautiful little piazza , featuring parocchia di san pietro as well as some good vendors including... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Kuwait City, Kuwait
A little jewel

The church stands in a small piazzo, a stone's throw from the Old Harbour. It is unusually elevated... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2018
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Piazza Banchi, 16123, Genoa, Italy
+55 33 98809-1779
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

Nice little piazza in front of the church. The immediate area includes some nice little shops. The church is very beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

beautiful little piazza , featuring parocchia di san pietro as well as some good vendors including a talented florist.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank AndreL750
Reviewed May 6, 2018

The church stands in a small piazzo, a stone's throw from the Old Harbour. It is unusually elevated and is accessed up a fairly steep flight of stairs. Admittedly, there are some rather tired-looking frescoes on the façade, but nothing can prepare the visitor for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank gpm75015
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Despite there being a LOT of competition for jaw dropping splendid churches throughout Genova, every one is well worth seeking out and the free to visit San Pietro is one on the list of 'must sees'. It looks nothing from the outside, but once you...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed April 19, 2018

A very interesting, small, local church, with impressive frescoes on the outside, and a pleasant atmosphere inside.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed December 14, 2017

this chiesa settled in a very tiny piazza, it was looking so medieval under the rain, however it's not a landmark obviously.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank bkindatown
Reviewed July 22, 2017

This church situated in a snmall square, is raised above the square and shops and is quite inassuming from the outside. The pillars are red and green striped and the rest of the outside is brownish. What is seen today is mainly 16th century but...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 3, 2017

Walking by the center of Genoa is easy to find places like this. It is a nice church in the middle of the middle ages buildings.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank JudTurku
Reviewed June 29, 2017

I visited the Church of San Pietro in Banchi en route to the neighbouring Old Port of Genoa! The church is quite unusual since it was built on top of the basement market shops. The interior is now quite magnificant following extensive restoration. The resident...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank CyberSecureDave
Reviewed December 29, 2016

Wow, I was amazed to see the the white interiors inside this place. Most decorative church I have seen, never knew something like this existed on a small back road in any other counties

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Munkhbileg U
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