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Battistero

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Address: Piazza dei Miracoli, 56126, Pisa, Italy
Phone Number: +39 050 835011
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US$524.92*
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Private Pisa and Lucca Tour
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US$32.81*
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Leaning Tower of Pisa Tickets
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US$76.55*
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Leaning Tower of Pisa for Small Groups Ticket Included

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Mentally, one should try to replace the 21st century throngs in Pisa by their medieval equivalent, sans cameras of course. These are awe-inspiring structures designed by creative... read more

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Ithaca, NY
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Mentally, one should try to replace the 21st century throngs in Pisa by their medieval equivalent, sans cameras of course. These are awe-inspiring structures designed by creative architects and built by determined people. Look and marvel at the details, and try to imagine how life once was.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The second building near the Duomo di Pisa and very nice building. I could imagine its meaning in the history.

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Luanda
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Not sure whether there is a pre-planned time but got lucky when the guy on the door comes in and 'sings' for amazing acoustic effect. Also look out for dog in (East side) stained glass window

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The building is beautiful from the outside, but from inside it's very empty. The echo is definitely quite amazing in there.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are at Pisa, you must see that Battistero. It's just next to Pisa leaning tower. Has a great historical structure. If you are on visit, please visit Pisa and all around.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes, everyone knows the leaning tower, but the Battistero is actually the most beautiful building in the Square of Miracles. The exterior is breathtaking and while the interior is a little more stark, the scale is unbelievable. Definitely make a climb up to the dome as the views of the square with the Tower in the background are amazing (as... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This stunning Battistero next to the Duomo and The Campanile (The Leaning Tower) complements them perfectly and the three of them together in the beautiful setting of the enclosed garden is idyllic. It is beautifully made and decorated, both on the inside and the outside, don't go to the Duomo and the campanile without visiting the Battistero too

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Asheville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The acoustics in the Battistero are amazing. Every half hour an employee would demonstrate how the sound traveled so perfectly. if you climb the stone stairs you can walk completely around the balcony and get a great view of the Duomo. The Leaning Tower and the Duomo are right there on the same grounds.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After having visited the magnificent Baptistry in Florence we were hopeful this would also prove to be worth the price of admission. Regrettably the real beauty is on the exterior of the building. Inside the large baptismal font and altar are impressive but we would not have been at a great loss if we had skipped it. The interior is... More 

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Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful outside and in, if historic architecture is your thing. Upstairs also gives a great view back to the cathedral and leaning tower through one of the small windows. Whilst we were there were treated to a demonstration of the acoustic properties of the dome by a young man who projected his voice around the walls. The sound reverberated around... More 

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