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GATEWAY TO THE BASILICA

This Palazzo is the gateway to the lower church of the Basilica di San Francesco d'Assisi. You... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
SoCalOregonian
,
Murrieta, California
beautiful

Interesting place to take in the views, history of Assisi...the ancient architecture is wonderful... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2016
Lynne P
,
Modena, Italy
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Inside the Palazzo Giacobetti is Assisi's municipal library that holds relevant books, documents and objects related to the region's rich history.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good51%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
28 Apr 2017
“GATEWAY TO THE BASILICA”
20 Jun 2016
“beautiful”
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Assisi, Italy
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

This Palazzo is the gateway to the lower church of the Basilica di San Francesco d'Assisi. You enter the Palazzo and pass through a security checkpoint on the left hand side. The toilettes (pay €.60) are located on the right hand side of the Palazzo....More

Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Interesting place to take in the views, history of Assisi...the ancient architecture is wonderful. Just outside of the cathedral.

Thank Lynne P
Reviewed 11 June 2016

The Palazzo Giacobetti is a great place for a stroll and we've enjoyed it on prior visits to Assisi. This time, they were setting up for a concert, with a huge stage and accompanying lights/sound, so no really change to hang there.

Thank JimSanDieg0
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

Along side the Basilica is the Palazzo. It is notable for the alternating use of color in the stone used, making the palazzo at times look like stairs when it is an incline. It is a grand area from which one can take in the...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 2 August 2015

After getting off your bus or taxi you might want to run into the basilica, stop and take it all in first. The palazzo is a fitting entrance to so complex and rich a basilica.

Thank Mike N
Reviewed 16 April 2015

This palace is absolutely a sideshow, could be even more enhanced but be between the Papal Church of San Francesco, the Basilica of San Francesco and the beautiful Via Portica with the courtyard, it is quite normal that nobody will notice this equally beautiful building....More

Thank Magellano81
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