Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #1 in Udine, Italy


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 15 sights
Distance 4 km
Ascend 53 m
Descend 59 m

Explore Udine in Italy with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Individual Sights in Udine

Sight 1: Teatro Nuovo Giovanni da Udine

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The Teatro Nuovo Giovanni da Udine is the largest theatre in the city of Udine.

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497 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 2: Chiesa di Sant'Antonio Abate

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The church of Sant'Antonio Abate is a religious building in Udine, now deconsecrated, located at the north-east corner of Piazza del Patriarcato, next to the current Diocesan Museum of Udine.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di Sant'Antonio Abate (Udine) (IT)

141 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 3: Museo Diocesano e Gallerie del Tiepolo

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The Tiepolo Diocesan Museum and Galleries in Udine was founded in 1963 by Msgr. Giuseppe Zaffonato, Archbishop of Udine (1956-1972), with the aim of preserving and enhancing the ecclesiastical cultural heritage of the archdiocese.

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321 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 4: Oratorio della Purità

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The oratory of Purity is a religious building in Udine.

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218 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 5: Chiesa di San Francesco

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Chiesa di San Francesco

The church of San Francesco is one of the oldest religious buildings in Udine, now deconsecrated and used for temporary exhibitions. With the adjoining convent, now occupied by the Court, the church was the main seat of the Friars Minor in the city and throughout Friuli.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di San Francesco (Udine) (IT)

242 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 6: Cattedrale di Santa Maria Annunziata

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Udine Cathedral is a Catholic cathedral located in Udine, north-eastern Italy. It is the seat of the Archbishop of Udine.

Wikipedia: Udine Cathedral (EN)

129 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 7: Museo d'Arte Sacra del Duomo

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Museo d'Arte Sacra del Duomo Dorothy61n1 / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Museum of the Cathedral of Udine is a museum, housed in the baptistery of the cathedral of Udine, dedicated to the figure of Blessed Bertrand of San Genesio (1265-1350), considered one of the founding fathers of the city of Udine, having transported various economic ministries from the ancient Lombard capital Cividale del Friuli, to Udine in tumultuous times.

Wikipedia: Museo del duomo di Udine (IT)

156 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 8: Loggia del Lionello

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The Lionello Torre is one of the oldest and most important historical buildings in Udine, erected in Piazza Libertà owes its denomination to the one who made its construction: Nicolò Lionello. Characterized by a majestic structure and the elegance of its marbles, the loggia gradually became a symbol of the city. The building is made up of two floors and characterized by a alternating band coating of pink and white stones. The main facade has ten arches located in the lower part, while above there is a central balcony and two lateral trifores, enriched with stone coats of arms that recall the city of Udine. The style of the building, overall, refers to the Venetian Gothic style. The upper part of the northern side has a refined pentofora characterized by a pre -inholic and stone round frame, depicting religious moments such as the Annunciation, as well as the bas -reliefs of the Evangelists. The largest facade is turned towards the Castle Colle, the left side towards a group of houses, the right one looks via Mercatovecchio, while the back constitutes the bottom wall of the lodge. The latter joins the square through an elegant and large staircase that occupies the two central arches.

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72 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 9: Bollani Arch

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The Bollani Arch is a celebratory arch located on the side of Piazza Libertà in Udine, built in 1556 and attributed to the architect Andrea Palladio.

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90 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 10: Castello di Udine

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Castello di Udine

The Castle of Udine is a historical building in Udine, Northern Italy, built upon a hill in the historical center of the city.

Wikipedia: Udine Castle (EN)

82 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 11: Chiesa di Santa Maria di Castello

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Chiesa di Santa Maria di Castello

The church of Santa Maria di Castello is the oldest sacred building in the city of Udine.

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112 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 12: Civici musei e gallerie di storia e arte

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Civici musei e gallerie di storia e arte

The Civic Museums and Art Galleries of Udine are a museum complex owned by the Municipality. Established in 1865 and opened to the public in 1866 at Palazzo Bartolini, they were transferred to the present headquarters of the Castle in 1906.

Wikipedia: Civici musei e gallerie di storia e arte (IT)

452 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 13: Palazzo Antonini Maseri

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Palazzo Antonini also known as Palazzo Palladio and Palazzo Antonini-Maseri, is a palazzo in Udine, northern Italy. It was designed by Italian Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio in the middle of the 16th century for the Antonini family, owner of various other palaces in Udine.

Wikipedia: Palazzo Antonini, Udine (EN)

1105 meters / 13 minutes

Sight 14: Chiesa di San Nicolò al Tempio Ossario

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Chiesa di San Nicolò al Tempio Ossario Daniele Colussi / CC BY-SA 2.5

The Tempio Ossario ai Caduti d'Italia is a church built in 1931 in Udine, in north-eastern Italy. The architects who realised the project are Limongelli and Gino Valle.

Wikipedia: Tempio Ossario dei Caduti d'Italia (EN)

371 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 15: Parco Moretti

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Parco Moretti

Stadio Moretti was a multi-use stadium in Udine, Italy. It was initially used as the stadium of Udinese Calcio matches. It was replaced by Stadio Friuli in 1976. The capacity of the stadium was 25,000 spectators. It also hosted motorcycle speedway events.

Wikipedia: Stadio Moretti (EN)


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