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Tempio di San Giovanni al Sepolcro

Piazza di San Giovanni al Sepolcro, Brindisi, Italy
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Beautiful piece of history

While the Tempio was on our list of things to see in Brindisi, we actually found it by accident... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
Springfield, Massachusetts
Beautiful round church

The most beautiful church to visit in Brinidisi. Open every day except Monday (also in November... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
Garda, Italy
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“old church” (3 reviews)
“round church” (2 reviews)
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Piazza di San Giovanni al Sepolcro, Brindisi, Italy
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

While the Tempio was on our list of things to see in Brindisi, we actually found it by accident. We were wandering around the town and saw a small sign and decided to head down the alley to see. We were surprised and enchanted by...More

Thank swtraveler15
Reviewed 13 November 2017

The most beautiful church to visit in Brinidisi. Open every day except Monday (also in November). Free entry. The guardian was very helpful in explaining about its history.

Thank Just_Tina_C
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This is a must see. The doorways to this ancient church built on site of a Roman temple have wonderful intricate carvings. Inside the shape of the church becomes clear as the columns suspend the octagonal roof. The frescoes are faded but there are good...More

Thank susanwalsh
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Near the center inside the Temple you can insert your foot in a place where is possible to see all the angle of structure.

Thank Alex110269
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I had been unable to find the opening times online so found myself arriving at a little after 9 am hopeful it might be open. It wasn't. Luckily for me another lady was waiting and it turned out she was working there for a time....More

1  Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

If you find yourself in town pay a visit, details in the photos and make sure u visit the pretty garden. All a bit strange amongst the modern blocks of flats

1  Thank richmou
Reviewed 30 August 2017

You do not have to pay a ticket or ask for tourist guide to visit. From the first moment you step inside, you realize that the whole is there in front you. Just take your time to enjoy the frescoes which have survived repetitive periods...More

Thank alzubi46
Reviewed 9 June 2017

At the corner of 'Via San Giovanni al Sepolcro' you will find this small round temple. The opening times are on the door. Inside is a fascinating glimpse back to medieval frescoes and roman ruins. Notice the door to the secluded garden area - and...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This old historic church was stuck down a narrow road at the back of semi-modern buildings and was a real surprise. It is a circular old stone church that dates back to the middle ages and has numerous paintings, now fades on the walls depicting...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Personally I found this the most beautiful place of Brindisi; so special-small , circular and inside you can feel the Middle Ages atmosphere with the knights coming back from the Crusades. Very friendly guard at the entrance. Free. The only thing they ask you to...More

Thank nadia16
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