This 13th-century church is the final resting place of St. Clare, the beloved friend of St. Francis and founder-abbess of the Order of the Poor Clares. It also contains important Franciscan relics.

Facts & Stats on Basilica di Santa Chiara

Go Historic ID
318297
Names
Basilica di Santa Chiara
Basilica of St. Clare
Dates
1257-65

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Piazza Santa Chiara
Assisi, Italy
Contact
075-812-282

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Basilica di Santa Chiara - Assisi, Italy