This is the baptistery those millions of people were walking to.
I think it is the least of the three buildings which dominate the 'Campo dei Miracoli'. It took two centuries to build and is a mixture of styles in which the gothic dominates.
So let us turn around and have a look at the west-side of the cathedral.

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last update the 25th of february 1996.

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