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Painted Ceiling

We happened to be walking past this ornate church, noticed the side door was open, and so took a... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Don't miss this little gem just of the main street. The name, the facade and the contents are all... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Boston, United Kingdom
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8 Aug 2018
“Painted Ceiling”
5 Oct 2018
“Very lush interior”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Piazza Purgatorio, 91025, Marsala, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

Used for events other than services these days and fitted out rather as a comfy theatre, nevertheless the Baroque interior was ornate, interesting and photogenic with ceiling art and fine sculpted plasterwork on the walls.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

Within this church are original works of art dating from Roman times. Incredible really! I was given a personal tour by an older gentleman who was thrilled that I was so interested in all the details and, although I am not fluent in Italian, I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Helen B
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We happened to be walking past this ornate church, noticed the side door was open, and so took a look in. It's certainly worth a look inside if you can. It has a wonderfully painted ceiling, with what look to be cinema seats to help...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank L3K
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This really lovely little baroque church is in the town of Marsala, built around 1600. It is very nicely located in a square so one can really appreciate the very ornate facade and imposing entrance to it. The original columns are wonderful. The ceiling and...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Don't miss this little gem just of the main street. The name, the facade and the contents are all amazing. Inside are the statues that are carried around the street at Easter - the Misteri. Info about who made them and which groups of artisans...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 4 November 2016

This church, which is seldom used for religious functions but houses concerts, is a great example ob baroque churches built in 1600. The footprint is that of a latin cross and the facade is ornate, well maintained and with original columns. It is in a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 10 November 2015

After you've had a fabulous lunch or dinner across the street at Marsala's best little cafe (Ciacco) check to see if the doors to this church are open. If so, you're in luck as not only does it have a medieval blue & gold altar...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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