Chiesa di Sant'Agostino - Calci
Places of worship

The convent and church of Sant’Agostino

Simplicity at its best

Pietrasanta

Along the road that leads from Calci to Montemagno, visitors will delight in the simplicity of the area’s Augustinian buildings. The convent and the church of Sant’Agostino was built between 1258 and 1264 by will of Ugo da Fagiano, Bishop of Nicosia in Cyprus. The Augustinian order managed these structures until it became part of the regular clergy of San Salvatore in Bologna during the sixteenth century. The building has a simple structure with a bell tower and a single room with a bell-shaped vault. Inside, visitors won’t want to miss frescoed and tempera decorations from the XVIII and XIX centuries.
Source: Pisa’s Tourist Information Office
 

Pietrasanta
Land of artists and marble workers between the Apuan Alps and the sea
The fascinating city of Pietrasanta is the perfect destination for art enthusiasts, both classic and contemporary. A gathering place for artists from all across the world and a true hub for international sculpture, in recent decades, Pietrasanta has become a something of an open-air museum, where visitors can admire, among the many galleries and public piazzas, an uninterrupted continually ...
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