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Basilica Santa Maria della Croce

Viale Santa Maria della Croce 25, 26013 Crema, Italy
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It is a Roman Catholic sanctuary in Crema built in the Lombard renaissance style which combines... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Daniel E
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Worth the short drive from Crema.

An unusual place of worship as they often are, in Italy .. out of another age and trying, in their... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
ktho2318
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2 weeks ago
“Amazing”
21 Jun 2017
“Worth the short drive from Crema.”
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Viale Santa Maria della Croce 25, 26013 Crema, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a Roman Catholic sanctuary in Crema built in the Lombard renaissance style which combines terrestrial beauty and divine spirituality.

Thank Daniel E
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

An unusual place of worship as they often are, in Italy .. out of another age and trying, in their day, to be different. This one had a lot of money spent on being distinctive. A pleasant experience.

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Reviewed 4 August 2016

Easy to find with a map of Crema, walking distance from town. Beautiful basilica in a beautiful city.

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Reviewed 20 October 2015

The ornate exterior of this amazing church, give you a taste of what to expect inside, which is truely stunning. a must visit especially as it is free. Easilt walkable from the town centre in a lovely tree lined route.

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Reviewed 10 July 2015

Santa Maria della Croce is a Roman Catholic sanctuary and minor basilica in Crema, in the Cremona Province of Lombardy, Italy.

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Reviewed 8 July 2015

Only observed, externally. Unfortunately did not have time to go in. Well worth a look! beautiful! If you have a local guide or resident they will tell you the story of how the Architect created this design.

Thank HappySueUk
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Reviewed 22 July 2014

This small sanctuary is peculiar for its greek cross layout, has been designed by the architect Battagio, Bramante's pupil. It features a very innovative design for the period. During the visit it is possible to insert a coin in a very vintage phone and hear...More

Thank Ogige
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