Certosa di Pavia, Certosa di Pavia

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Religious Site · Historic Site
One of Italy's largest monasteries, the gigantic Certosa di Pavia was built during the 14th and 15th centuries. Admire the church's intricate vaulted ceiling, collection of frescoes, and detailed Lombard-style facade. The Grand Cloister main inner courtyard measures more than 125 m (410 ft) long. Add Certosa di Pavia and other attractions to your Certosa di Pavia trip itinerary using our Certosa di Pavia day trip planning tool.
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  • Well worth the trip, the Certosa is magnificent, particularly its marbled facade. I didn’t make it to the the 10am tour so looked around self guided. Entrance to the main building is free. A monk...  more »
  • Reading the other reviews, it is obvious that casual visitors do not understand the program. You can walk the grounds and there is a small museum with limited hours, but there is a very special FREE.....  more »

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