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This well-preserved Roman temple to Minerva, with its famous classical façade, is now a Christian Church.
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Via Portica, Assisi, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Museum is located in Via Portica and represents the Roman life in this region; the temple of Minerva where is now the Commune, give an exemple, this museo has six columns in the entrance, looks like Panteon in Rome, and demonstrate the Roman aera...More

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A former Roman temple converted to a “sort of” Catholic church-ish… The external looks impressive and the location is where thousands of people pass Assisi and gather around.

Thank CeeEst
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We loved this church, small and intimate and very beautiful. The columns outside at the front are quite remarkable, when one looks down at the steps you wonder who and when entered here.

Thank NswAustraliaDidi
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Bang in the centre of assisi is the portico of a roman temple, with a newer church grafted onto the back. Better still, go down the road left of Tourist Info, to the museum, and you get to go under the town square and around...More

Thank lowryepp
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Under-rated Roman ruins that may be the ancient Roman forum or more likely, a religious complex associated with the above ground Temple of Minerva. Worth the small admissions fee and the 20 minutes for viewing,

1  Thank Jerry G
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We first visited the Museo e Foro Romano around 10 years ago and it has since been updated and extended. It is well worth a visit with many interesting exhibits and information on how Assisi would have looked in Roman times.

Thank LoveItaly700
Reviewed 30 May 2017

A little out of the normal traffic pattern to the other basilicas and churches but very beautiful and worth the visit.

Thank Stumpy60
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This was originally a Roman temple that was converted to a church. Didn't spend a lot of time here: the style (Baroque?, Rocco?) is not something that I find compelling.

Thank legacyso
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

The temple of Minerva is still visible in parts from the street as you approach the church. It has been converted to a Christian church which I didn't find remarkable but the preservation of the temple which is continued in the museo is well worth...More

Thank kathimacc
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Great mix of a Roman build at the same time keeping the Greek temple columns. In the main Piazza. A small walk from anywhere in the town.

Thank G F
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