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Chiesa di San Jacopo

Borgo San Iacopo, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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Check opening times

It was closed but a poster said it is open set hours on Sundays. Looks very over restored... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
JohnUK
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Unique little spot

Unique little church to find. We wandered outside of the typical San Gimignano tourist area and... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2016
EllaHoff
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NYC
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good36%
  • Average34%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible0%
4 Oct 2017
“Check opening times”
29 Oct 2016
“Unique little spot”
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Borgo San Iacopo, 53037, San Gimignano, Italy
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

It was closed but a poster said it is open set hours on Sundays. Looks very over restored externally but I would have liked to have seen inside.

Thank JohnUK
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Unique little church to find. We wandered outside of the typical San Gimignano tourist area and found this unique building with tall walls around it. We wish we could've gone in, but even the outside area was a cute little church discovery.

Thank EllaHoff
Reviewed 10 May 2014

Worth the walk for the views, but the (apparently) much renovated Templar church was closed, with no opening times displayed. Check with Tourist Info before you wander out that way.

Thank Living_our_Dream
Reviewed 30 July 2013

We have tried on many of our visits to gain access to this little Templar church. Finally this year we managed to get in and immediately you are transported back to the 11th century. Sit on the old wooden pews and Look closely at the...More

Thank Glen H
Reviewed 20 November 2011

The Church of San Jacopo is right at the edge of the historic center of town and unfortunately wasn't open so we couldn't see inside. We were surprised at how small it was but it was fascinating to think that it was a Templar church.

Thank JMM0612
Reviewed 20 April 2009

It was fine, but more of a modern apartment than a cozy, tastefully restored place. True, there is antique furniture but walls and floor and other touches detract from atmosphere. Two difficulties: it is not very well signed and was not so easy to find--a...More

Thank BeirutMoores
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