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Chiesa di Sant'Irene, Lecce

Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.4/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web
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  • But this is one of the most impressive. Not for size, but that the carvings all around, even in the side chapels, are ornate and lovely. Allow time to just sit and contemplate all the work that had to...  read more »
  • We had been in and out of churches all morning and just came across this one and as it carries my mother's name decided to drop in. Similar to many other churches and nothing to highlight, however the...  read more »
  • The Saint Irene Church has a beautiful baroque portal with richly decorated facade, which is to see the figure of a wolf with a Holm oak. The Interior is here as usual.
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  • After the Duomo and the basilica of Santa Croce, here's another Church that enhances the excellence of the baroque city of Lecce. Don't be fooled by the exterior façade that does not do justice to the richness of stucco, sculptures, paintings and Baroque decorations contained within it. Each votive chapel is a riot of Baroque art, as well as the altar and two large chapels. Suggestive passages that connect the various chapels appearing to go through the rooms of a baroque palace.
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  • I had read that it was nice to visit but ... on Saturday I found it closed. ...
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  • To visit!
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  • Baroque, dedicated to the Saint Irene church with very beautiful image altars and magnificent facade.
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  • Beautiful
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