Chiesa di San Michele, Cagliari

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#3 of 17 in Historic Sites in Cagliari
Admire the masterful maiolica floor of Chiesa di San Michele, a Jesuit church with marble statues and elaborate paintings. The 18th-century floor represents an elaborate Garden of Eden in vibrant colors. Take a walk around the building and feel the peaceful atmosphere while enjoying the view of numerous decorations, marble statues of saints, and carved wood. Left of the altar look for the sacristy that resembles a museum, with icons dating back to the 17th and 18th century. To visit Chiesa di San Michele on your holiday in Cagliari, and find out what else Cagliari has to offer, use our Cagliari travel route planning tool .
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  • August 16, 2017
    The most beautiful testimony of Baroque in Cagliari. Church to visit absolutely (don't miss the sacristy).
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  • August 4, 2017
    Jesuit church-Baroque-then with urn at the entrance-classical sculpture-paintings on the walls of the sacristy
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  • July 31, 2017
    It requires less effort to gain access to the Cathedral. It is worth a visit in the old town
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  • Was closed, from outside not super spectecular
  • Beautiful church !
  • A real triumph of the Baroque. Domenico Pozzo in a exhilarating brings different styles that make up this order. In its architecture of the different chapels are recognizable material elements as the typical marbles of the shipyards of Genoa with wooden elements of Neapolitan invoice. Creating a homogeneity delicious without reaching the heaviness of esaperante Rococo which often.
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  • Very beautiful church, only n/has pictures of her in 360° inside.
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  • Beautiful church and sacristy. Sin is open a few hours a day
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