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Basilica di Santa Maria della Steccata(Madonna della Steccata), Parma
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Basilica di Santa Maria della Steccata(Madonna della Steccata) is located in Parma. Plan to see Basilica di Santa Maria della Steccata(Madonna della Steccata) and other attractions that appeal to you using our Parma vacation route planner.
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Centralissima,caratteristica la sua forma a croce greca,absidi e soffitti dipinti e decorati,così come la splendida cupola. Ingresso gratuito con all'interno un percorso museale facoltativo lungo corr... read more »The central characteristic of its shape of a Greek cross, apses and ceilings painted and decorated, as well as the magnificent dome. Free admission with inside a museum tour optional long hallways and lounges including the impact vestry. Open about three hours in the morning and three in the afternoon.show original
Fu la prima chiesa costruita a Parma a pianta centrale. Il nome deriva dal fatto che nel 1300 in zona c'era una casa con L immagine di s Giovanni battista che veniva ritenuta miracolosa e per contener... read more »It was the first church built in Parma with a central plan. The name derives from the fact that there was a House area in 1300 with the image of St John the Baptist who was believed to be miraculous and to contain the crowd there was placed in front of a fence; In 1393 was built a chapel dedicated to the Saint in which was placed an image of the Virgin and child; demolished the oratory Church was built between 1520 and 1540! to visit!show original
Fuori c'è il caos del centro storico e una facciata non ben definita. Dentro trovi un capolavoro fantastico, un tripudio di affreschi, quadri, sculture ed opere d'arte, che si fondono perfettamente co... read more »Outside there's the chaos of the historic center and a front not well defined. Inside you will find a fantastic masterpiece, a riot of frescoes, paintings, sculptures and works of art, which blend perfectly with the atmosphere of Mystic meditation and peace!show original
Wonderful! The interior is absolutely fantastic
Sergio ContrafattoThe basilica of Santa Maria della Steccata, from 1718 headquarters of the Constantinian order of Saint George, is a Marian shrine made in Parma between 1521 and 1539. The building has a Greek cross plan where each of the four arms is closed by large symmetrical apses. The Interior is richly decorated with frescoes of the Parma School of the 17th century. (from Wiki)show original
Francesca BianchiThe only Greek cross in Parma. Inside you can admire the beautiful "wise and Foolish ones" frescoed by Parmigianino. Please also visit the vestry Noble, you won't be disappointed, as his two bodies in perfect working order.show original
Marco ItalianoBeautiful especially the interiorsshow original
Marcello ArmaniniThings to seeshow original
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