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Basilica di Sant'Antonino

Piazza Sant'Antonino | Sorrento, Italy, Sorrento, Italy
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Piazza Sant'Antonino | Sorrento, Italy, Sorrento, Italy
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"beautiful church"
in 26 reviews
"body parts"
in 11 reviews
"patron saint"
in 11 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 11 reviews
"old church"
in 4 reviews
"italian church"
in 2 reviews
"glass cases"
in 2 reviews
"light a candle"
in 2 reviews
"on display"
in 4 reviews
"the main square"
in 2 reviews
"prayer"
in 10 reviews
"mass"
in 8 reviews
"paintings"
in 11 reviews
"ornate"
in 9 reviews
"cures"
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"whales"
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"choir"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The outside is not very impressive but the inside is beautiful. Wonderful place for quit reflection and prayer.

Thank JonandLaura1
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a magnificent church and a lovely place to light a candle or sit and pray. Ceilings are incredible. Well worth a visit.

Thank PaulaGalvin
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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Stunning little church just a few minutes from the Main Street. Ceiling is simply stunning. Popular for weddings so you may have to wait for a slit when it is free. As always they ask people to be respectful when mass etc is taking place...More

Thank MalcH
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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

This place is stunning! The architecture is absolutely beautiful. So quiet and peaceful.. lovely to just sit & ponder!

Thank LDandAS
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

Stunning building with free entry right in the centre of the town. Just don't use flash photography as it could fade the stunning murals.

Thank BrianPrendergast
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

We very nearly missed this Basilica as it is slightly set back and we only noticed it while eating at L'Abate (don't bother - see other review). Spectacular entrance and unusual for a catholic church there was not a crucifix at the altar. When you...More

Thank SteveS1970
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

This Basilica looks very ordinary on the outside, but when you step inside there is wow after wow of architectural excellence and beauty. There is a huge and amazing life-like exhibit (behind glass) of Biblical scenes. You could shoot a whole roll of film right...More

Thank Wallygeegee
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Old world style and grace! A beauty to behold, even though there are so many churches in Italy you should try to see each one-each is different

Thank lindamL492CU
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

The oldest church in Sorrento, dating back to the 11th century. Notable are the reused Roman columns and the two whale ribs near the entrance, testimony to the supposed miracle performed by St Antony, rescuing a child who d been swallowed by a whale. Highly...More

2  Thank wendyanddavid536
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

This is a fabulous church. Were were amazes at how we felt inside, so peaceful. Wonderfully kept and very welcoming

Thank Theresa L
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