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Once a church, now just the crypt remains

This crypt is located under street level, where once a church stood after being demolished. The... read more

Reviewed December 6, 2018
thomasozbun
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Vicenza, Italy
Kept walking by this ruin...so stopped by!

We walked past this every day. it looked just like a wall, but it was on the other side of the... read more

Reviewed July 4, 2017
keithflow
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Reviewed December 6, 2018

This crypt is located under street level, where once a church stood after being demolished. The only remains are a part of the apse walls and the Romanesque crypt dating from the 11th century, where a small museum on the history of the church and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed July 4, 2017

We walked past this every day. it looked just like a wall, but it was on the other side of the street. We finally took the time to walk over and we are glad we did. It was an amazing crypt with a very helpful...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank keithflow
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Only went here as my husband and I were staying the Hotel Dei Cavalieri and this crypt is directly in front of the hotel. It is the site of an ancient church which has been built over but a dedicated band of people have recovered...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Fellowtraveller00
Reviewed May 3, 2017

The relics that left of IV'th century ancient church right in the center of Missori square. It called San Giovanni in Conca. Not really there's much to see, sadly.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank yegorb306
Reviewed February 10, 2017

This crypt is in front of the Dei Cavalieri hotel we were staying in so I decided to have a look. It is quite small crypt but is part of a church that was on the site in about 600. For various reasons the original...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Chris F
Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Nice to see, but it was closed when I arrived. Good to see and take pictures. It is very closed to the city center, but small and surrounded by modern buildings.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank erica_nogueira_sp
Reviewed January 1, 2016

allow me to start by ranting at whoever at TripAdvisor is responsible for naming this entry. The proper indexing is the name of the medieval church: "San Giovanni in Conca", of which only the crypt remains. If you don’t know it is there, you will...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank gpcd
Reviewed December 6, 2015

The church of San Giovanni in Conca had the unfortunate luck to be located exactly where city officials wanted to expand the roads. Remember that the Milanese wanted to be modern and didn't much value their old stuff. Boom.! But afterwards, they had an "oops"...More

Date of experience: November 2015
5  Thank drsusanc
Reviewed May 16, 2014

Great historical site, it used to be a church, built on top of Roman ruins which you can see the traces of inside the crypt. Inside, there's a lot if information, but all of it in Italian, so if you don't understand any it will...More

Date of experience: May 2014
2  Thank ruxandrabarb
Reviewed January 9, 2014 via mobile

Dropped in here and there were some things to see, not much and all in english. I suspect people 5 star these places as they planned to go and can not admit being dissapointed in there own choices.

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