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Discover 21 places to see in Orvieto

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Abbey of San Severo and Martirio

Interesting building built in the early middle ages and then rebuilt in the 15th century. XII by the Benedictines. The urine of French Premonstratensians, succeeded in 1220 to the Benedictines. he expanded the Abbey to the North, in the style of Romanesque-Gothic style.


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Cappella di San Brizio

La cappella di San Brizio, o cappella Nova, si trova nel transetto destro del duomo di Orvieto. È celebre per il ciclo di affreschi con Storie degli ultimi giorni, avviato nelle vele da Beato Angelico e Benozzo Gozzoli nel 1447 e completato da Luca Signorelli nel 1499-1502.
Per l'originalità spaziale e iconografica e per la singolarità del tema, la cappella costituisce un unicum nell'arte.

Edificazione

L'edificazione della cappella iniziò nel 1396 grazie al lascito testamentario dell'orvietano Tommaso di Micheluccio, che desiderava fosse creata una cappella intitolata alla Vergine Incoronata. Da


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Chiesa di San Domenico (Orvieto)

San Domenico is a church in Orvieto, Umbria, central Italy.
It was begun in 1233, a few years after St. Dominic's death, and it is one of the first churches of the Dominican Order. The edifice had a nave and two aisles; what remains today are only the apse and the transept, after most of the church was demolished in 1932 to house the Female Academy of Gymnastics.
The church is notable for housing the desk used by St. Thomas of Aquino for his lessons at Orvieto during his sojourn in the city (1263–1264), as well as the Monument to Cardinal De Braye, sculpted by Arnolfo di Cambio around 1282. As p


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Chiesa di Sant'Andrea (Orvieto)

Chiesa di Sant'Andrea is a church on the Piazza della Repubblica in Orvieto, Umbria, central Italy. It dates to the 12th century and is noted for its distinctive decagonal bell tower.


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Papal palaces complex

Papal residences built by the Popes Martin IV and urban IV. The first (1264) in Romanesque style to the Gothic transition and the second (1284) is inspired by the French Gothic.


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Duomo di Orvieto

Orvieto Cathedral (Italian: Duomo di Orvieto; Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta) is a large 14th-century Roman Catholic cathedral dedicated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary and situated in the town of Orvieto in Umbria, central Italy. Formerly the episcopal seat of the Diocese of Todi, it has been since 1986 that of the Diocese of Orvieto-Todi.
The building was constructed under the orders of Pope Urban IV to commemorate and provide a suitable home for the Corporal of Bolsena, a miracle which is said to have occurred in 1263 in the nearby town of Bolsena, when a travelling priest who had do


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Former Church of Sant'Agostino

Former Church of St Augustine with Gothic portal of richly ornate 1300. Eighteenth-century interior with altars.


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"Claudio Faina" Museum and Municipal Museum

Claudio Faina Museum and Civic Archaeological Museum The Museo Claudio Faina and the Museo Civico Archeologico are hosted inside Palazzo Faina, located in Piazza Duomo, in Orvieto. The place was built in the mid 1800s over the old structure of the house of the Monaldeschi, a 13th century family that was among the wealthiest in Orvieto. In the 19th century Count Claudio Faina Senior acquired the palace, and moved his private family art collection—previously kept in his residence of Perugia—there. The building became the seat of the Museum in 1954, when Claudio Junior, the last heir, left all h


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