This was the highlight of our walking tour of the Centro Storico and well worth a visit as the 2 floors under the existing nave have wonderful mosaics on display.
The roman facade of the church already let you guess, that this is a very old church. The main attraction are the mosaics, which you can admire through glass "windows on the floor. According to the information we got, there are two mosaic floors, on the top of the first, there is a second one two. The cathedral itself is... 更多
The Cattedrale di Pesaro is in the centro storico in a lovely redbrick but quite plain building from the outside. Inside however it sets itself apart: lofty and light, stunning ceiling paintings and stuccoed ceilings but merges the historical building with modern wooden benches - many attributed to local families. But what is most interesting is the amazing mosaic floor... 更多
Some place in Italy, hide something that you must discover. In Pesaro, Santa Maria Assunta Cathedral, hide beautiful mosaics under its floor, that you might not see if looking up to the cealing (as in most churches). Also Pesaro Cathedral hosts the remains of S. Terenzio: Pesaro patron saint.
It may sound strange, but the best thing about this cathedral is the floor. Beneath the marble tiles there are... 更多
The multi-layered history of this cathedral makes it a very interesting place to visit. We learned through our audio guide... 更多