The Sanctuary of Santo Stefano is a place of worship located in the city of Bologna, Italy. It is dedicated to St. Stephen, the first Christian martyr, and dates back to the sixth century.
The sanctuary is located inside the church of Santo Stefano, a Romanesque building that was built in 1140. The church consists of three naves and a crypt, where the tomb of St. Stephen is located. The facade of the church is decorated with mosaics and sculptures, including a representation of St. Stephen martyred.
The sanctuary of Santo Stefano is an important place of pilgrimage for the faithful of Bologna and its surroundings, especially on the occasion of the feast of Santo Stefano, which is celebrated on December 26. In addition, it is an important center of culture and history, with numerous exhibitions and events organized during the year.
Via Santo Stefano 24, 40125, Bologna, Italy