First, one must remember that this is a working university. The tour takes you through many working spaces. The monastery was built over time from the early 1700's (actually in 1667 but destroyed by the earthquake of 1693). So you ought to plan to go there outside school hours (brochure says there are guides Mon-Fri 9-17h and S-S 9-12h.) August its every day 11-18h. Guide is in Italian (some English) but they give you a four page handout in English and you can pretty easily follow along. It's an amazing place! The modern architects have done an absolutely fabulous job of retaining all the old with strikingly new and modern touches. That, alone, is worth the visit. You can see the church from a balcony, but not permitted inside. I was there and took a tour Easter Day and it cost me 4 Euro (Sr rate). Think regular is 6 or 7 and well worth the money. Nice gift shop as well. It is an amazing place with a Roman house in cellar, the old monastery with three cloisters and numerous halls, rooms and other interesting features. Don't miss it!
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