So THAT’S why all the photographs are of the outside! Revealing the boring interiors of the Leaning Tower of Pisa after 300-stair hike to the top
The Leaning Tower of Pisa took 199 years to build. And it appears by the time builders reached the rafters they had run out of steam.
Photos showing the tower's interior reveal it as a hollow shell.
It comes as a surprise to many, given the landmark's grand exterior, which is adorned with marble arches and intricate stone carvings.
After climbing 300 stairs and paying a €15 entrance fee, visitors are greeted with bare bricks when they reach the bell tower.
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