Religious building

Chiesa di San Pietro

Via San Pietro, 13-15, Avigliana, (Torino)

The Church of St. Peter is located not far from the village of the same name, to which town is connected by a staircase, and is surrounded by the ancient cemetery. Of ancient foundation, the Church is decorated with frescoes. In the right aisle is preserved a Pietà dating back to 1469, while the chapel at the top of the left aisle shows the Stories of St. Joseph and Mary Magdalene.


Open by appointment.



Avigliana is a town and comune (municipality) in the Province of Turin in the Italian region Piedmont, with about 11,000 inhabitants, located about 25 kilometres (16 mi) west of Turin. Avigliana lies in the Susa valley, on the highway going...