Museo Casa di Dante
Chiesa di Santa Margherita
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Museo Casa di Dante information
The Museo Casa di Dante was built in 1910 above the foundations of Dante's dwelling. Up the road, 11th-century Chiesa di Santa Margherita , dubbed Chiesa di Dante, is where the poet first spied muse Beatrice Portinari and wed Gemma Donati; both women are buried in the church.