Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, Bologna

The basilica of Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano encompasses a complex of churches. Explore the labyrinth, see buildings from different periods, and observe their architectural differences. Inside the churches, admire the collection of artworks. Wander through the courtyard to find the ancient basin, "Catino di Pilato," a Lombard work from the eighth century. The 14th-century sculpted rooster, "Rooster of St. Peter," recalls the biblical story of St. Peter's denial. The gift shop products made in different monasteries across the country. Arrange to visit Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano and other attractions in Bologna using our Bologna trip app.
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  • Visiting this ancient complex was a unique experience. The square in front of it is lively and dynamic, exudes with life, but when you enter the church (actually, seven churches combined) the...  more »
  • Basilica- Santuario di Santo Stefano, known by locals as the seven churches, is a complex of several churches, chapels and courtyards. This is not the most beautiful church that you will find in...  more »

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