San Simone del Carmine Church Perugia

The San Simone del Carmine Church is located in Via dell’Asilo in the center of Perugia. Currently, this church is closed due to danger of collapse. The highlight is an organ from the early 17th century. The church is also known under the name Chiesa dei Santi Simone e Giuda.

San Simone del Carmine Church Perugia

Useful Information

The address of San Simone del Carmine Church (Tel. 075 5721470) is Via dell’Asilo, 3a – 06122 Perugia. The church cannot be visited at the moment due to danger of collapse.

History

San Simone del Carmine Church has existed since 1233, but has been rebuilt many times over the years. Some portions of the original medieval version can still be seen on the side along Via Abruzzo.

The adjacent Carmelite convent, built in the 14th century, was appropriated by the state in 1861 (after Italian unification).

Works of art

The organ dates from 1602 and is decorated with carvings.

San Simone del Carmine Church Perugia


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