San Michele in Foro
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NamasteHello
Harrogate, UK1,826 contributions
Sep 2022
The outside of this church is spectacular with its ornate design and colours, the frontage looks particularly good from a side view . Vert detailed masonry and carvings. Beautiful craftsmanship
Written 7 October 2022
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Margaret M
145 contributions
Sep 2022
The exterior of the church is a spectacular confection of carvings and statues which gleam in the sun. The interior is lovely but slightly less spectacular in comparison to the exterior, but well worth a visit.
Written 4 October 2022
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MphsQueen
Belfast, UK295 contributions
Jul 2022
The outside of the church is STUNNING - the front entrance wall, with all its detail is a sight to behold!!

The inside looks like most other churches of the era, but an oddity is at its core. There, on full display, is a mummified saint in a glass case! his hand is raised in blessing, but poor thing, he's missing a few fingers.

It creeped me out but fascinated the kids - ages 5 and 8. They still talk about the weird mummy in the old church!!
Written 7 August 2022
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woodydog666
portsmouth179 contributions
Apr 2022
Stopped for a quick drink in this central piazza. Lovely staff, quick drinks, and a great spot to break up exploring the city.
Written 28 April 2022
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Tiggerbbt
houston87 contributions
Apr 2022
Buy the combo pass so you Can see the museum and bell tower and the other two sites. The bell tower is a hike, not for the faint of heart
Written 9 April 2022
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G.B.
871 contributions
Sep 2021
It is worth visiting this church even just for the outside, with its four orders of loggias and the statue of San Michele on the top. There are many legends about this place (such as the fact that there is an emerald in the statue of St. Michael and that sometimes you can see it shining at night, or the stories about the faces in the columns). Definitely recommended.
Written 12 November 2021
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FLnurseER
Boca Raton, FL2,666 contributions
Sep 2021 • Couples
With its intricate façade and numerous artists this church is dedicated to the Archangel Michael. His 4 m tall statue, flanked by two other angels, can be easily observed from the ground. The interior of the church is not as richly decorated as other churches in Tuscany, however it is still interesting to see.
Written 25 September 2021
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ShirlTurner6024
Sherborne, UK319 contributions
Sep 2021
I went in just to look around and found it quite interesting if a little bare. Some nice paintings and the skeleton of someone who apparently had done many miracles in his time.
Written 23 September 2021
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Ogi0
Sofia, Bulgaria19,056 contributions
Aug 2021
Impressive functioning church built in Romanesque style, on the site of the Roman Forum. The most impressive is the facade, there is not much to see inside.
Written 22 August 2021
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r0landbrunner
Zurich, Switzerland1,739 contributions
Jun 2021
what a mess of a fassade. you can stand in front of the church and stun for quite some time to figure out the details... Inside there is not all too much to see however.
Written 13 June 2021
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