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Fantastic cathedral, tower and baptistery

This cathedral was lovely, had audio guide from the baptistery (ticket office). Some lights needed... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jane B
Historic Pistoia

This a fairly typical Italian piazza with some very interesting medieval architecture. We went into... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This cathedral was lovely, had audio guide from the baptistery (ticket office). Some lights needed to be put on for us to see, saving the environment. Beautifully carved antependium Altar of st James in silver. Handy leaflet. The tower tour was fantastic, great views across...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This a fairly typical Italian piazza with some very interesting medieval architecture. We went into a number of the buildings and were delighted to see how well they have been preserved historically.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Nice square with all the important buildings in a city of old surrounding it: such as the cathedral - bell tower - baptistry combination, the town hall, bishops palace etc. A good example of an Italian square but without the hordes of tourists that you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2019 via mobile

We liked the vibrancy and beautiful architecture Nice eateries all around and nice shopping as well. We took a lot of pictures and also climbed the bell tower

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 101shikham
Reviewed June 17, 2019

There are so many beautiful old, historic, buitlings in this town, all well worth visiting. And gratis too!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Dennis M
Reviewed June 16, 2019

Very relaxing place, big enough and not as crowded as other Tuscan towns. Mini version of all other places. But not as much interesting.

Date of experience: May 2019
Reviewed February 16, 2019

Pizza is lovely, but the Cuomo is closed just now for renovations. The Museo Civico is excellent,great selection of historical paintings,and some others from the turn of the century. Inside the Palazzo is well restored, original frescoes in the walls, only 3euros a head. Well...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 4, 2019

The large Piazza del Duomo, with beautiful buildings all around it, is conisdered one of the best looking in Italy (though very nice I would not consider it amongst the most beautiful).

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank thomasozbun
Reviewed December 23, 2018

This is a beautiful square not touristy., Ita a tiny Florence. the people of the town are true Tuscans and the Prices there are great.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

We thought the outside was similar to Sienna's church but not quite as spectacular. The inside had many wonderful pieces of work that are worth seeing. There seems to be no one to control what happens inside as children were playing in the holy water...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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