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What to see in Buonconvento, Siena

  • Via Soccini, 10, Buonconvento (SI)

the church of Saints Peter and Paul of the village of Buonconvento, in Tuscany, was founded in 1103, as attested by a stone placed on the left side of the facade. Rebuilt in the 14th century, it was completely restructured in between 1702 and 1705. The facade in brick and elements in travertine is of 1723, while the bell tower was completely rebuilt at the beginning of 1800. Over the years the church was enriched with numerous works of art, today exposed in the nearby museum of sacred art.

The facade has a baroque style of Siena. The inside is entirely plastered and presents the eclectic style typical of the Eighteenth Century. Of the original furnishings remain in the church today few works: a table with the Madonna enthroned with Child and two angels, of around 1450, Matteo di Giovanni, a fresco with the coronation of the Virgin by an unknown Sienese artist of the early fifteenth century, a polyptych depicting the Madonna enthroned with Child and Saints of the senese Pietro Di Francesco Orioli and two canvases seicentesce exposed in the apse.

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Sacred Art Museum of Arbia Valley
Sacred Art Museum of Arbia Valley
Sacred Art Museum of Arbia Valley is located inside the Ricci Socini Palace in Buonconvento, in Tuscany.
Via Soccini, 18, Buonconvento (SI)
0.02 Kilometers from Church of Saints Peter and Paul
Museum of Senese Sharecropping
Museum of Senese Sharecropping
the Ethnographic Museum of Senese Sharecropping In Buonconvento is placed close to the medieval town walls of the borgo.
Piazzale Garibaldi, Buonconvento (SI)
0.05 Kilometers from Church of Saints Peter and Paul
Parish Church of Santa Innocenza in Piana
Parish Church of Santa Innocenza in Piana
the Parish Church of Santa Innocenza in Piana is located in the locality of Piana near the village of Buonconvento, in tuscany.
Località Piana, Buonconvento (SI)
2.61 Kilometers from Church of Saints Peter and Paul
Castle of Bibbiano
Castle of Bibbiano
The Castle of Bibbiano, near the village of Buonconvento, in Tuscany, dates back to the 850.
SP 34/C, 2, località Bibbiano, Buonconvento (SI)
3.31 Kilometers from Church of Saints Peter and Paul
Antiquarium of Poggio Civitate
Antiquarium of Poggio Civitate
"Antiquarium of Poggio Civitate" is the name of the Archeological Museum of the Etruscan village of Murlo.
Piazza della Cattedrale,, Murlo (SI)
7.99 Kilometers from Church of Saints Peter and Paul
Cathedral of the Most Holy Savior
Cathedral of the Most Holy Savior
The Cathedral of the Most Holy Savior is the Duomo of the village of Montalcino, in Tuscany.
Via Ricasoli, 31, Montalcino (SI)
9.04 Kilometers from Church of Saints Peter and Paul
Montalcino Fortress
Montalcino Fortress
The fortress of the village of Montalcino, in Tuscany was built in 1361.
Viale della Libertà, 2, Montalcino (SI)
9.24 Kilometers from Church of Saints Peter and Paul
Pottery Museum
Pottery Museum
The Pottery Museum is located in the locality of Petroio, in the village of Trequanda, in Tuscany.
Via Valgelata 10, località Petroio,, Trequanda (SI)
16.73 Kilometers from Church of Saints Peter and Paul
Piccolomini Palace
Piccolomini Palace
Piccolomini Palace of Pienza, in Tuscany, said also Pontifical Palace, was commissioned by Pope Pius II.
Corso il Rossellino, 28, Pienza (SI)
17.41 Kilometers from Church of Saints Peter and Paul

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