Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, Bologna

The basilica of Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano encompasses a complex of churches. Explore the labyrinth, see buildings from different periods, and observe their architectural differences. Inside the churches, admire the collection of artworks. Wander through the courtyard to find the ancient basin, "Catino di Pilato," a Lombard work from the eighth century. The 14th-century sculpted rooster, "Rooster of St. Peter," recalls the biblical story of St. Peter's denial. The gift shop products made in different monasteries across the country. To visit Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano and other attractions in Bologna, use our Bologna trip app .
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  • Beautiful! Original 7 churches remained in 4. Don't miss it. A succession of arches and columns. Beautiful place to reinvigorate the spirit
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  • This site posdesire a surprising historical wealth. In a small space that brings together seven churches. An ancient history is presented before us: from an ancient pagan temple, on which the replica of the Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre was built, to the total set of churches.
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