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Piazza Pio II, 53026, Pienza, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A Duomo is a cathedral, the seat of the bishop in an area diocese. Each cathedral is a church, but not all churches are cathedrals. And most cathedrals exemplify gaudy wealth. Il Duomo di Pienza portrays simplicity, and understated elegance. In front of the Duomo...More

1  Thank DeanMurphy2020
Reviewed 27 July 2018

It's well worth getting off the main road to visit this beautiful little Tuscan village, !with its unbelievable and unbeatable views

1  Thank DMinFlorida
Reviewed 27 July 2018

A must see when you are in Pienza. The city was well planned and the Duomo adds to its charm. The Duomo is in the main square and is the centerpiece of the city.

1  Thank Marty B
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful full of light interior of the 15th century Cathedral is remarkable in its simplicity and harmony. Rather plain facade matches the interior, austere and plain, but very imposing and impressive. Lovely church in magical Pienza...

1  Thank Noraatc
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Just beautiful… It’s a stand out for a cathedral in such a small town… Was a highlight for us in Pienza

1  Thank Faye F
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Love walking into all these lovely churches in these small towns Pienza was no exception. Worth a stop.

1  Thank houstontravelingfool
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The town of Pienza is just gorgeous. The beautiful courtyard in front of the church has many flowers, just like the rest of the town. After seeing so many gorgeous ornate churches during our visit, this one was not that impressive. It is worth stopping...More

1  Thank MVPinBoynton
Reviewed 15 May 2018

This church was a tranquil, restrained building. There was a large crypt which, because of the local topography, was largely above ground. This contained some ancient sheet music from around the time of Guido D'Arezzo and some 400-year-old portraits of ecclesiastical figures with amazingly modern...More

1  Thank Leonthewolf
Reviewed 13 May 2018

The simple facade belies what you will find inside. I only gave three stars because of the lack of information inside on this lovely structure. This church should be celebrated!

1  Thank Molly M
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This place is pretty spartan on the interior but I enjoyed the work that is currently being done to ensure this place doesn’t fall off the end of the cliff. You can see throughout the church how the structure is being almost torn in half....More

1  Thank Andrew W
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