Skip menu

For the latest information on COVID-19 travel restrictions in Italy. Click here.

Duomo di Siena

Overview

Siena Cathedral is a medieval church in Siena, Italy, dedicated from its earliest days as a Roman Catholic Marian church, and now dedicated to the Assumption of Mary. It was the episcopal seat of the Diocese of Siena, and from the 15th century that of the Archdiocese of Siena. It is now the seat of the Archdiocese of Siena-Colle di Val d'Elsa-Montalcino. The cathedral was designed and completed between 1215 and 1263 on the site of an earlier structure. It has the form of a Latin cross with a slightly projecting transept, a dome and a bell tower. The dome rises from a hexagonal base with supporting columns. The dome was completed in 1264. The lantern atop the dome was added by Gian Lorenzo Bernini.

Reviews
Reviews
()
Duomo di Siena

Piazza del Duomo, 8, 53100 Siena SI, Italia

Call +390577286300 Website

Explore the surroundings

Nearby