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Shrine House of Saint Catherine, Portico dei Comuni, Siena
Places of worship

Shrine House of Saint Catherine

In Siena, the house to discover the figure of the patron saint of Italy

Kitchen Oratory, Sanctuary of Saint Catherine
Kitchen Oratory, Sanctuary of Saint Catherine - Credit: Sailko
Where not a single stone has changed down the centuries
You can see Siena from afar, resplendent in its medieval harmony. The three hills on which it stands are the high points in an idyllic backdrop of arable fields, where the edges of the ancient city melt into a countryside which in places looks like the background to Ambrogio Lorenzetti's painting Allegory of Good Government in the Palazzo Pubblico. ...
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