Duomo di San Gimignano is a Roman Catholic church famous for its colorful fresco cycles depicting biblical stories. The frescoes inside the church include works by Taddeo di Bartolo, Domenico Ghirlandaio, Lippo Memmi, Benozzo Gozzoli, and Bartolo di Fredi. Audio guides are available with entry, and explain with more detail the stories being depicted in the artwork. The architectural interior of the church is decorated in black and white marble, and vaults are painted with gold stars. Photography is not permitted inside the church. Plan your visit to Duomo di San Gimignano and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our San Gimignano journey maker tool.
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Duomo di San Gimignano Reviews
Collegiata di Santa Maria Assunta is the Duomo (or Cathedral) of San Gimignano, a wonderful medieval town located in Tuscany Region, in the center of Italy. We visited this town in August-2019 and we.... more »
Three of us visited in October 2019. The marble floors inside the duomo are only uncovered for a few weeks out of the year and we were fortunate enough to visit during that time. The... more »
The state of the ancient frescos is pretty good, giving a good insight into Italian middle age interpretation of Bible stories.
Traveling from Siena to Florence we decided to stop off at San Gimignano. This is a Medieval town that was around since the 1300's and was wiped out by the black plague. It was later, 500 years or so, re-inhabited. The view and the history is amazing.
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