This cathedral was started in XIII century. Unique XV century pavings. Beautiful frescoes. Famous pulpit.
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The Siena Cathedral is most beautiful church I have ever visited! Both, inside and outside it contains such beautiful sculptures! Beautiful stone work around the perimeter of the church and several alters with sculptures and beautiful paintings throughout the church. Beautiful!
We've been travelling in Italy for seven weeks and seen a lot of churches - and I mean a lot! However, this is one of the best. Not the biggest, not the most ornate but just really balanced and beautiful. It's a must see in...More
We were lucky to see the engravings in the Duomo on the floor with scenes of salvation inlaid in different colored marble with the outline of figures filled with black. All over Siena you will see the Lupa Capitolina- the mythical she wolf nursing the...More
A change to the normal brown stone dathedrals! Siena Cathedral is a masterpiece of coloured marble and is spectacular both inside and out. Thr highlight is undoubtedly the absolutely magnificent frescoes in the library - amazingly one becomes overexposed to frescoes during a visit to...More
Siena was a great rival city to Florence and this was to be the edifice to that rivalry unfortunately the expansion you can see was commenced was halted by the plague. However the original church is incredible not only architecturally is the building stunning but...More
We did the tour of the roof and upper reaches of the Cathedral and then the Cathedral itself. The tour and visits are governed by the one ticket which can be purchased in Piazza del Duomo. You can pick as many or as little of...More