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Basilica Palazzo

We regrouped here before entering the Basilica. We had the opportunity to use the restrooms, drink... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
lollygal
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New York City, New York
GATEWAY TO THE BASILICA

This Palazzo is the gateway to the lower church of the Basilica di San Francesco d'Assisi. You... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
SoCalOregonian
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Murrieta, California
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12 Oct 2017
“Basilica Palazzo”
26 May 2018
“GIACOBETTI PALACE”
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Inside the Palazzo Giacobetti is Assisi's municipal library that holds relevant books, documents and objects related to the region's rich history.
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

This residence, owned by the Giacobetti family sits along Via San Francesco, close to the Oratorio dei Pelligrini and is easily identifiable by the large balcony, that if you are walking close to the building you will have to duck your head to avoid hitting....More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

We regrouped here before entering the Basilica. We had the opportunity to use the restrooms, drink some water and stroll this beautiful open area. The view from this area enjoys a full wide panoramic view of the Valley. It was a beautiful day and we...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2017

This Palazzo is the gateway to the lower church of the Basilica di San Francesco d'Assisi. You enter the Palazzo and pass through a security checkpoint on the left hand side. The toilettes (pay €.60) are located on the right hand side of the Palazzo....More

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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Interesting place to take in the views, history of Assisi...the ancient architecture is wonderful. Just outside of the cathedral.

Thank Lynne P
Reviewed 10 June 2016

The Palazzo Giacobetti is a great place for a stroll and we've enjoyed it on prior visits to Assisi. This time, they were setting up for a concert, with a huge stage and accompanying lights/sound, so no really change to hang there.

Thank JimSanDieg0
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

Along side the Basilica is the Palazzo. It is notable for the alternating use of color in the stone used, making the palazzo at times look like stairs when it is an incline. It is a grand area from which one can take in the...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 2 August 2015

After getting off your bus or taxi you might want to run into the basilica, stop and take it all in first. The palazzo is a fitting entrance to so complex and rich a basilica.

Thank Mike N
Reviewed 15 April 2015

This palace is absolutely a sideshow, could be even more enhanced but be between the Papal Church of San Francesco, the Basilica of San Francesco and the beautiful Via Portica with the courtyard, it is quite normal that nobody will notice this equally beautiful building....More

Thank Magellano81
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