San Fermo & Rustico

Verona Churches

San Zeno

San Zeno

Il Duomo

Il Duomo di Verona

Santa Anastasia

Santa Anastasia

San Fermo

San Fermo e Rustico

San Giorgio

San Giorgio

Santo Stefano

Santo Stefano

Santa Maria in Organo

Santa Maria in Organo

San Tommaso

San Tommaso

San Bernardino

San Bernardino

The church of San Fermo and Rustico was built in the early middle age, just outside the then city limits, on the site where the two Christian martyrs were beheaded in Roman times.

the back of San Fermo and Rustico church in Verona

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The church of the Saints Fermo and Rustico is one of the most representative examples of Gothic architecture in Verona. The actual church dates back to the fourtenth century, but on the place, layer after layer, and various churches were built since fourteenth century on the place on which the two saints undergone martyrdom in 361.
The facade is characterized by the typical stripes of yellow sandstone and red bricks together with the beautiful portal contribute to create a building of rare beauty.

The Upper Church

In the inside the visitor is stunned by the wooden hull-like ceiling and the funeral monument of Nicolò Brenzoni, sculpted by the Florentine Nanni di Bartolo and decorated with an elegant fresco by Pisanello depicting the Annunciation.

The Lower Church

St. Fermo and Rustico is basically constituted by two different churches, a lower and an upper one. The lower church is made of evocative cross vaults supported by cross shaped pillars. It still holds many interesting eleventh and thirteenth century frescos.

la chiesa inferiore di san fermo

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