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Museo Diocesano e Battistero Paleocristiano

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Address: Via Episcopio, 5, Albenga, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0182 50288
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Had a really good time visiting both the ancient baptistery and the museum. The museum has some fascinating paintings and sculptures which represent and tell the story of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
GemmaAlbenga
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Albenga, Italy
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Albenga, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a really good time visiting both the ancient baptistery and the museum. The museum has some fascinating paintings and sculptures which represent and tell the story of Albenga. The baptistery, a few meters below the surface of the town, is unique and one of the most important in northern Italy. A guide walked us around giving us all the... More 

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Varese, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

We had very little time, only visited the 5th century octagonal baptistry but this is the star attraction of the largely medieval town.

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Torino
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

Albenga hides wonderful old building among them this one dating back to the first centuries BC . The building is relevant for its shape its windows and its mosaics in the inner part. Very interesting also the visit to the museum

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Casanova Lerrone, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Battistero is from second century, and even a museum deserve a visit. Near Baptistery there is a old tower, the view on the old town deserve the fatigue to climb up

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Albenga, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

excellent preservation on the part of all citizens and local institutions I live only a short time here and I saw a few historical monuments so well kept and preserved

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