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A church with personality

The open character of this church, just next to the Castello di San Giorgi, makes it a nice... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Gambin_Original
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Zurich, Switzerland
Open on Sundays only

This church is in the Palazzo Ducale complex. It was the palace chapel commissioned by Gulgielmo I... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2016
Kevin P
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Tempe, Arizona
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17 Aug 2018
“Fascinating building”
29 May 2017
“A church with personality”
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Reviewed 17 August 2018

A wonderful architectural expression of the Catholic Reformation of the sixteenth century, luminous and elegantly proportioned. The original Antegnati organ (1565) is justly famous.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

The open character of this church, just next to the Castello di San Giorgi, makes it a nice prologue to the Castello visit; just go walk and see, you'll see also some of the marks the earthquake 2012 has left on the church.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 11 November 2016

This church is in the Palazzo Ducale complex. It was the palace chapel commissioned by Gulgielmo I Gonzaga as his final resting place. It contains painting by Lorenzo Costa the Younger, and an impressive Renaissance organ. In October, it was only open on Sundays except...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 25 March 2016

It is well worth looking out when visiting the Cathedral for advertisements for concerts which take place here. The atmoshphere is very serene and the accoustics are extremely good.

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 29 May 2015

I found this amazing place just by chance wandering around Mantova, I visited the church inside and the sacristy as well, I was amazed by the huge collection of painting and frescos keept in both places, maybe richer than an art museum. So the church...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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