At the grave of beloved Dante left a note asking for help in love, and Beatrice will definitely help.
In the church of St. Margaret, a few steps from the Dante's House Museum is the grave of his beloved Beatrice, which he had not had a chance to be together.
She died at the age of 24 years, and now everyone who craves love come to her grave, that leave a note in the basket next to her in the hope that Beatrice will help them find happiness.
Write on a small piece of paper your deepest desire, leave it at the grave of Beatrice, and she will come to your aid.
Where to do?
Santa Margherita de' Cerchi
This church is known as the place where married Dante and where is buried Beatrice, at the tomb of whom all left messages for help.12
Location: Via Santa Margherita
Open hours: from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm
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