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Piazza San Michele, 55100, Lucca, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

This basilica has an interesting facade and a legend that the Archangel has an enormous diamond on a finger of his left hand that is sometimes visible. On our first visit to Lucca many years ago, with three friends late at night, my wife and...More

Thank Mac M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The resemblance or a homogeneous style of Lucca cannot be unnoticed. I love this town ant its churches and towers.

Thank David P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This church is really beautiful and is located on a busy square with lots of little restaurants and cafes. To enjoy the square you don’t have to go to any of the cafes, just sit on the steps and watch life pass by. The church...More

Thank MauriceVE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful old church with 8th century origins in the old Roman forum. Children will love asking if that is a real dead body at the back. Just say that is what happens to you if you smoke.

Thank Roskers
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Another church in Tuscany that is worth the visit to learn about its history and to see the exterior columns.

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This church is well worth a visit. It is in the centre of the historic city of Lucca. Entry is free.

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Reviewed 18 August 2018

San Michele is the center of Lucca.. We enjoyed touring through the beautiful church and watching the visitors each day as we sat at one of several cafe across the street. San Michele Square seams to be one of the main meeting places in Lucca....More

Thank TravelingCraigs
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Nice church out and inside.free entrance worth to visit. Standing in a Very nice square, with beautiful buildings.

Thank Katalin H
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Honestly, I prefer it to the Duomo. The church is lovely, and the entry is free. The outside is also stunning.

Thank tatasz
Reviewed 7 August 2018

3 ages of building. go down to see the roman baths and ruins. look at the dome from another era. worth a visit and cheap to do so

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