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Church of San Pietro

Strada San Pietro, 01017 Tuscania, Italy
+39 347 883 8069
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Fabulous 13th century frescos

We walked to the church of San Pietro from the town of Tuscania , it is a nice walk mainly uphill... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Phil570
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Bolton, United Kingdom
absolutely stunning. so much history

This is one of the best examples of Etruscan preservation. Don't not miss it. The floor is a... read more

Reviewed February 2, 2017
MrsJuicePlus
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1 week ago
“Fabulous 13th century frescos”
Feb 2, 2017
“absolutely stunning. so much history”
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Strada San Pietro, 01017 Tuscania, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked to the church of San Pietro from the town of Tuscania , it is a nice walk mainly uphill & we passed an old roman road that had been partly preserved. They are still working on trying to renovate the church as much...More

1  Thank Phil570
Reviewed February 2, 2017

This is one of the best examples of Etruscan preservation. Don't not miss it. The floor is a outstanding piece of art in itself. You feel as though you have ed back in

1  Thank MrsJuicePlus
Reviewed August 20, 2016

I visited by car, but it would be a fairly easy walk from the center of Tuscania. The church is ancient and very simple, entrance by a voluntary donation. I loved the grounds as well. Architecture is beautiful and I enjoyed taking many detail shots.

2  Thank DoloresJacoby
Reviewed May 15, 2016

The church is built on ruins of Roman and Etruscan origin. It was a victim of an earthquake in 1971 but has been restored. The history here is palpable. Enjoy this remarkable structure.

Thank mjrg59
Reviewed April 25, 2016

There are better Lazio hill towns in the area. Only stop by Tuscania if it's on the way to somewhere else.

Thank Daryl C
Reviewed October 21, 2015

If the weather is kind, this small but "perfectly formed" historic attraction is a delight with far reaching views across the countryside

Thank brian t
Reviewed September 25, 2015

Fantastic very old well preserved church and surroundings, all very plain and simple with a marvellous crypt underneath, Subject to some excellent restoration work following an earthquake in the 70s. Make a donation, entry is free. There are blue (Paid) parking spots outside and a...More

1  Thank David W
Reviewed April 27, 2015

the hilltop where Tuscania's most famous church is located tends to mystify people. Why does it stand there in majestic isolation, adjacent to a Bishop's residence that hasn't seen a bishop in centuries, surrounded by massive medieval towers? The basic answer is this. St. Peter's...More

3  Thank Viva_Vestavia
Reviewed February 23, 2015

Like Lego?..... Ever wanted to see a town that's modelled totally out of porous rock like building blocks? Well, this town stands at the centre of marshland from where the entire tow,. churches, noble palazzos and the defensive walls of the city were sculpted from...More

1  Thank Eli B
Reviewed September 21, 2014

Don't leave the area of Tuscania without seeing this church and its surrounding buildings. The views from this height across the countryside are spectacular and over to Tuscania itself. You enter the church through a gate and then see a beautiful old arch and then...More

3  Thank bionicbooth
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