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Milan, Lombardy, and the Lakes Sights

Battistero Paleocristiano/Baptistry of San Giovanni alle Fonti

Updated 04/24/2014

Fodor's Review

More specifically known as the Baptistry of San Giovanni alle Fonti, this 4th century baptistry is one of two that lie beneath the Duomo. Although opinion remains divided, it is widely believed to be where Ambrose, Milan's first bishop and patron saint, baptized Augustine. Tickets are available at the kiosk inside the cathedral and include a visit of the Duomo's museum.

Sight Information

Address:

Piazza del Duomo, enter through Duomo, Milan, 20123, Italy

Phone:

02-72022656

Sight Details:

  • €6
  • Daily 9:30–5:30

Updated 04/24/2014

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