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Religious Art and Paintings

Inside there is a private chapel dedicated to San Gregorio and built in 1696 on the portal. The... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2018
craigluscar
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
A church museum

Unless you are into regional religious art there is not a lot of interest here, though the small... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2015
Whittlesford
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Haselbury Plucknett, United Kingdom
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23 Jun 2018
“Religious Art and Paintings”
1 May 2016
“Beautiful artwork and welcoming staff”
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

Inside there is a private chapel dedicated to San Gregorio and built in 1696 on the portal. The Diocesan Museum of Sacred Art ,is a must if you are into religious art if you are not the building itself is a fine example of baroque...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank craigluscar
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Visited here on a recent trip to Lecce - beautiful little museum housing works of art belonging to the church. Interesting and informative guide gave an insight into the artefacts and their local connections. really enjoyed my visit.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Rachmaninov13
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Our experience echoed that of other visitors. We timed our visit carefully according to the information on the museum website. The guard/guide on the door refused us entry and very abruptly told us to come back another time. Only when we were leaving did we...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank summerflood
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Unless you are into regional religious art there is not a lot of interest here, though the small selection of vestments contains some splendid examples. The building and use of space, too is worth looking at, especially the chapel of St Gregory (?) the miracle-worker,...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Whittlesford
Reviewed 24 July 2012

Rude arrogant staff - could not be bothered to explain that the peculiar opening times - when we visited and wanted to purchase a ticket - he did not have change for €20 - !!!! and then grunted to us that the Museum is closed...More

Date of experience: July 2012
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Reviewed 3 May 2012

We went out of curiosity and our guide (there are only guided tours) made the visit memorable. She spoke fluent French and English, was very knowledgeable, and pretty (my wife agreed). The paintings shown come from local churches and were done by mostly local artists....More

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank 811ericd
Reviewed 1 February 2012

we visited in the offseason and had the place to ourselves with a guide. A slow tour, loads of information. The kids got to ask lots of questions. It felt really welcoming but then thats what all of Puglia is like.

Date of experience: March 2011
Thank brian m
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