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Interesting and historical church

The Collegiata di Santa Cristina, was built during the 11th century with a 15th century facade. It... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2019
thomasozbun
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Vicenza, Italy
Corpus Domini

We were here during the festival Corpus Domini from 27 May - 3 June 2018. On 3 June in the evening... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2018
jetsetters000
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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After walking 23ks to Bolsena today on the Via Francigena I was very much looking forward to going into the church but on our arrival it was closed and there was no sign that it was going to be open anytime soon. I read a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 21, 2019

The Collegiata di Santa Cristina, was built during the 11th century with a 15th century facade. It is famous for being the site of an Eucharistic miracle, known as the Bolsena miracle, which took place here in 1263. The church is a mix of Romanesque...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed June 7, 2018

We were here during the festival Corpus Domini from 27 May - 3 June 2018. On 3 June in the evening there was concerto “in Viaggio con Mozart” Franco Gena musica, presto la Basilica Di Santa Cristina.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 10, 2018

It is practically two churches. On the left is the chapel dedicated to the miracle of Bolsena, a baroque building. On the right and adjacent is the old renaissance basilica

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2017

You definitely want to pay the small euro fee to have access to the catacombs and necropolis. Great museum. Guides very helpful.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 20, 2017

I am not sure if we would have visited this church had we not been staying near Bolsena but it would have been a shame to miss it. It has a very old part, a baroque part and some catacombs. It's claim to fame is...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed April 23, 2017

Don't miss the crypt and catacombs. You are able to walk along the corridors and tunnels of the catacombs

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank expatgal8
Reviewed November 3, 2016

Famous for the miracle which occurred here ,there are still blood stains to view from the miracle at the transsubstantiation.there is also the tomb to Saint Christina and also the truly awesome Catacombs which are truly amazing .tours available

Date of experience: November 2016
4  Thank GKavanaghDublin
Reviewed September 24, 2016

A very beautiful church that comes with a very interesting history. The catacombs are a must, make sure you leave time tor them. If you are lucky enough to be there for the festival you'll experience something special.

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank David B
Reviewed February 25, 2016

It's a Beautifull name, and a beautifull story, Believe me go into there and visit the catakombs of Bolsena

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Shai K
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