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Basilica di San Domenico

Church Bologna, Italy

History and art at Basilica di San Domenico

The Basilica of San Domenico is one of the major churches in Bologna. The remains of Saint Dominic, founder of the Order of Preachers (Dominicans), are buried inside the exquisite shrine Arca di San Domenico, made by Nicola Pisano and his workshop, Arnolfo di Cambio and with later additions by Niccolò dell'Arca and the young Michelangelo.

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    Piazza S. Domenico, 13, 40124 Bologna BO, Italia

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