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Places of worship

Parish Church of San Giovanni and Santa Maria Assunta in Cascina

The Romanesque church dates back to the end of the 11th century

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The capital of handcrafted furniture, in the Terre di Pisa
Even today, Cascina preserves its medieval aspect, witness to an age when it was subject to a tug-of-war between Pisa and Florence. One of many battles over Cascina was fought on 28 July 1364, and the participating Pisan and Florentine troops were sketched out in a few drafts by Michelangelo, which were meant to be converted into frescoes in Florence's Palazzo Vecchio. ...
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