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Basilica san Valentino

Closed Now: 09:00 - 12:00, 15:30 - 19:30
Open today: 09:00 - 12:00, 15:30 - 19:30
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The patron of lovers and the city

The church is located a bit outside of the historic center, on the site of the ancient cemetery... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
Borzov
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Rijeka, Croatia
If you should be in Terni...see the Basilica of St Valentine

This church is only average in Italy but anywhere else it would be a must see. The Basilica is... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Victoria L
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Kansas City, Missouri
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22 Oct 2018
“The patron of lovers and the city”
20 Aug 2017
“Cute little church in Terni. Where Valentine's came from I would like to believe: :)”
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

The church is located a bit outside of the historic center, on the site of the ancient cemetery, where Saint Valentine was buried. The beloved saint was born and became a bishop in this lovely city in the 3rd century and it is quite normal...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Borzov
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This church and Valentine is linked. HA! Was very interesting to visit. It was empty, quiet, peaceful. I like this when visiing churches. Something worth seeing if you have the time.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank OK C
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This church is only average in Italy but anywhere else it would be a must see. The Basilica is well marked in one area and then the signs disappear, Terni is a busy place with lots of stoplights so it took us two passes to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Victoria L
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful Bascilica. Little parking next to front of church. Worth the visit. Don't miss the entrance doors art.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank eileen0214
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Wow! Basically the world beUticull history lives in ItAly but I can not say the same with the indigins of Italy. I was privilege to spend my eSter at terni and the church of San Valentine had an Easter package for everyone acting out I....More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Abimbola A
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Every year on February 14th there is a big market around the Basilica San Valentino. The church itself is nice, sort of average if you have seen other churches of that epoch in Italy, but the happening around it while inside the mass is going...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 13 December 2015

The Basilica of at Valentine is located a bit off the city center, in a quiet neighborhood. Since St. Valentine become so famous, you can imagine the buses that stop at this church and the hundreds of tourists who visit each day. Inside the church...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Sharon_zz
Reviewed 28 November 2015

The basilica is beautiful, quiet and welcoming. It is a fitting memorial to the hero of love and family. Even though the Roman courts prohibited marriage in the church, Saint Valentine devoted his life to giving couples the right to marriage and the blessing of...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

We attended a wedding ceremony, and the atmosphere in the basilica was stunning. Very impressive architecture and was able to see the sunset into the basilica shinning the ornaments in the back. Just very impressed by every little details.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Gavin O
Reviewed 13 May 2013

It was a quiet but sunny late morning in May when we visited. The Basilica is tucked away in a side street in Terni. It is small in comparison to others - and there were not many visitors so that in itself was a bonus...More

Date of experience: May 2013
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