We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sant'Andrea

Via Sant'Andrea, Pistoia, Italy
+39 0573 21912
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
My favorite church in Pistoia

A beautiful church dating from the days of the Longobards, this austerely beautiful church has two... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2016
CapnPeBo
,
Pistoia, Italy
An incredible Pulpi

You cannot visit Pistoia and miss this church. Not because this church is special, it is beautiful... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2016
Pierre B
,
San Gwann, Malta
Read all 195 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
15 Dec 2016
“My favorite church in Pistoia”
31 Oct 2016
“An incredible Pulpi”
LOCATION
Via Sant'Andrea, Pistoia, Italy
CONTACT
Website
+39 0573 21912

Similar Things to Do in Pistoia

Write a ReviewReviews (195)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter

1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 15 December 2016

A beautiful church dating from the days of the Longobards, this austerely beautiful church has two masterpieces, a pulpit and crucifix by Pisano. Not to be missed...

Thank CapnPeBo
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 31 October 2016

You cannot visit Pistoia and miss this church. Not because this church is special, it is beautiful but nothing extraordinary. What is incredibly beautiful and not to be missed is the Pulpit by Giovanni Pisano. It is incredible, more beautiful then the better known one...More

Thank Pierre B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Put your 50c in the slot and watch this unassuming little church light up. And in the middle is an extraordinary carved marble pulpit, in many ways superior to the one in Pisa cathedral. A must see if you visit Pistoia.

Thank Walpy
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 30 October 2015

The Saint Andrea church is one of those true jewels that you visit while traveling and then always remember. The carved marble pulpit by Pisano is an architectural masterpiece without parallel ( except for the Bernini pulpit in the Vaticano). Simply magnificent. Many other masterpiece...More

2  Thank David B L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 30 September 2015

It holds a beautiful marble pulpit by Pisano, and some other very important pieces of art. the facade is very interesting.

1  Thank panka121
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 15 September 2015

This is one of the hidden gems in Italy. Up close, the pulpit--the main sculpture too see--looks remarkable. It has been carved from one piece of marble.

1  Thank Guy71
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 10 August 2015

We visited this church late in the afternoon and sat at the back for about 15 minutes whilst the evening mass concluded. They were a very welcoming congregation (later the spotlights were kindly turned on to better illuminate the pulpit) and the time waiting allowed...More

1  Thank Barbara M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Henry Moore, one the great sculptors of the 20th century, called Pisano the first modern sculptor. The pulpit here at Sant'Andrea is one of his masterpieces and this piece alone make Pistoia a place that might be visited. Less than a half hour from Florence,...More

3  Thank RonL40
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 23 May 2015

The lovely Romanesque church is worth a visit, and the Pisano Pulpit is a wonderful work of art. Great carving and an unusual base.

1  Thank robin082
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 26 December 2014

Outside is not really impressive, but if you get inside, you can see a great piece of medieval architecture - the councel is very impressive.

Thank Geralt-von-Rivia
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
PreviousNext
12
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 11 hotels in Pistoia
Hotel Milano
147 reviews
1.28 km away
Hotel Piccolo Ritz
132 reviews
1.36 km away
Residence Artemura
28 reviews
1.40 km away
Hotel Patria
362 reviews
1.49 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Mezzadria - Hamburgeria Toscana
398 reviews
.31 km away
Luna Rossa
366 reviews
.70 km away
Osteria Ale & Sally
318 reviews
.94 km away
Ristorante Da Mizio
62 reviews
.94 km away
Nearby Attractions
Church of San Francesco Pistoia
55 reviews
1.28 km away
Basilica della Madonna dell'Umilta Pistoia
50 reviews
1.27 km away
Museo della Fondazione Marino Marini
19 reviews
1.45 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sant'Andrea staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit