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Pisa Religious Building/Site/Shrine

This lovely Gothic baptistery, which stands across from the Duomo's facade, is best known for the pulpit carved by Nicola Pisano (circa 1220–84; father of Giovanni Pisano) in 1260. Every half hour, an employee will dramatically close the doors, then intone, thereby demonstrating how remarkable the acoustics are in the place.

Religious Building/Site/Shrine Silversea Cruise Notable Building

Quick Facts

Piazza del Duomo
Pisa, Tuscany  56126, Italy

050-835011

www.opapisa.it

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Rate Includes: €5, discounts available if bought in combination with tickets for other monuments

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