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Il Presepe dei Netturbini

Via Dei Cavalleggeri 5, 00165 Rome, Italy
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Christmas spirit

We visited in mid-November, but this exhibit by the people who clean the streets and collect the... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2017
kjraiha
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Tampere, Finland
Moving site, simply do not miss

don't be put off by the alley you have to go thru to get to this hidden gem. Inspired by his... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Triadou
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Olathe, Kansas
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

We visited in mid-November, but this exhibit by the people who clean the streets and collect the trashes in Rome put us already in Christmas spirit. It has a lovely friendly atmosphere, and the visit was topped by meeting in person Giuseppe Ianni, who started...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

don't be put off by the alley you have to go thru to get to this hidden gem. Inspired by his devotion to God, Giuseppe Ianni has created a nativity scene that is just charming. We were so surprised and overjoyed to not only meet...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

This nativity scene is simply amazing. Giuseppe Ianni, the Rome street cleaner who started this display back in 1972, is a very humble man. He has shared his gift frrom God to create this masterpiece and share it with the world. It is only a...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Not as big as I expected it to be. But stunningly detailed. I walked around for half an hour or more! Staff is so kind and they even say not to leave a tip( entrance is free), but to pray for world peace!

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

We were completely in awe at “Il Presepi dei Netturbini” - the Street Cleaners’ Nativity Scene. It has been up for over 45 years (1972) in Rome, not far from the Vatican. I never knew about it. It started with Giuseppe Ianni, a street cleaner,...More

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