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Chiusi cathedral
Places of worship

The Chiusi Cathedral

The co-cathedral of San Secondiano is the heart of one of the oldest Tuscan communities

Chiusi Cathedral
Chiusi Cathedral - Credit: C. D'Aliasi
the city of Porsenna, in the Countryside of Siena
On the border with Umbria, in a tranquil and relaxing countryside, sits the ancient city of Chiusi, which according to Roman sources was one of the first and most important Etruscan cities: the historian Servius stated that it was founded by either the hero Clusius, son of Tyrrhenus, the prince of Lydia – who according to Herodotus led the migration that established the Etruscan community – ...