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Church of San Francesco Volterra

Off Via San Lino, Volterra, Italy
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WHAT A FIND...

This was the birthplace of St Linus, the first Pope after the Apostle Peter....the altar and pulpit... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
olive c
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Cape Town, South Africa
Ancient Franciscan Church

This church dates back to the 14th century. By Italian standards it is simple, yet has a lot of... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2015
happycamperSt_Albert
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St. Albert
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7 Oct 2017
“WHAT A FIND...”
17 Nov 2015
“Ancient Franciscan Church”
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Off Via San Lino, Volterra, Italy
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

This was the birthplace of St Linus, the first Pope after the Apostle Peter....the altar and pulpit are splendid and there is an abundance of paintings...savour it slowly

Thank olive c
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Reviewed 17 November 2015

This church dates back to the 14th century. By Italian standards it is simple, yet has a lot of paintings and statues. It is a lovely place to visit while in Volterra.

Thank happycamperSt_Albert
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Reviewed 22 October 2014

Worth visiting this cathedral. Take your time to look everywhere. Art is sometimes hidden in separate parts of the building.

Thank Eddy J
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Reviewed 23 October 2013

This church is at one end of the town, a bit off the more popular tourist sights. An impressive church but be wowed by the chapel to the right of the alter. The frescoes in that chapel are stunning and made the walk to the...More

Thank Tony S
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Reviewed 18 September 2013

It would be easy to overlook this cathedral as compared with the grand facades we have seen in other parts of Italy it is quite modest. Inside is another story. Again our eyes were drawn upwards to frescos and art works.

Thank PottsHills
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