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Chiesa Franciscana a Lecce

It is a charch of Franciscanian order in Lecce built in style barocco Romano outside, barocco l... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
libius2018
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Moscow, Russia
Interesting smaller church

After the large cathedral and the impressive Basilica, it was good to visit a smaller parish... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
Andrew S
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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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Via Dei Perroni 29, 73100, Lecce, Italy
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

It is a charch of Franciscanian order in Lecce built in style barocco Romano outside, barocco l Leccese insight. There are some beautiful capellas and magestic main altarpiece. Realy recomend for visiting

Thank libius2018
Reviewed 27 June 2018

After the large cathedral and the impressive Basilica, it was good to visit a smaller parish church. Deliciously baroque, and very well cared for. A delight to wander around and soak up the atmosphere, as well as view the different altars and statues.

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The facade of this extraordinary church, located on a small street, is one of the most daring and most interesting of all of the architectural marvels of the city of Lecce. It should be enough to convince anyone of what the Baroque was about and...More

1  Thank Panajody
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Marvelous baroque facade that seems a piece of Bernini or Borromini in Rome, its curves contrast with the narrow streets aroun it.

Thank Óscar M
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

San Matteo is a wonderful church in the old town of lecce. Both it's inside and outside is beautiful with a rich history. You can often be lucky and witness a wedding.

Thank Victoria S
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful church and ideal for wedding. 500 years old with excellent atmosfere. The church responsabile are very friendly

Thank Fatjon Q
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This church was unusual with its circular structure and quite beautiful with its barogue style.It was busy when we visited as a wedding was about to commence.

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Borromini's style the outside, Apulia baroc the inside, this small church will give you a sense of peace

Thank Lucia R
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Incredibile architecture. Beautiful paintings. This place will make you fall in love with the wonderful city of Lecce

Thank Fatjon Q
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Built in the 17th century this church is one of the most spectacular in Lecce thanks to its characteristic baroque style - barocco leccese as they say in Italy. You will find many richly ornamented altars with extraordinary columns and many statues. The facade is...More

1  Thank KrisD_pl
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