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Baptistery of St. John Battistero di San Giovanni Florence Baptistery
Piazza San Giovanni Florence, Tuscany50129
Florence  locality
Firenze  province
Tuscany  region
Italy  country
Europe  continent
Main date(s)
c. 1050
43.773188° N, 11.255053° E
Opening hours
Mon-Sat noon-6:30pm
Sun 8:30am-1:30pm
€3, free for children under 6

Historical Timeline of the Florence Baptistery

The first baptistery of Florence is constructed in the 5th or early 6th century next to the ancient cathedral. It is smaller than the present baptistery but similar in form and in the same location.

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