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There is a combination ticket that gets you into 5 churches. The combo ticket is a good deal... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2018
Madison, Wisconsin
An unusual church, with an unusual vibe.

first off, this church is older than dirt. Like waaaay old. Before it WAS a church, it was a temple... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

There is a combination ticket that gets you into 5 churches. The combo ticket is a good deal. This church is also beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank WiMadcitytraveler
Reviewed 25 August 2018

first off, this church is older than dirt. Like waaaay old. Before it WAS a church, it was a temple to the goddess venus. The bits an pieces that adorn the entry garden make its truly ancient origins clear. Very Romanesque, with gothic bits and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Yet another magnificent example of how the Italians manage to preserve their history and culture and mix it with todays world. An absolutely beautiful place to visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Mark H
Reviewed 13 November 2017

My husband and I have a rule that we never pass an open church, while traveling. It's a great way to find unexpected gems like the Romanesque beauty of San Lorenzo. Sometimes, the simplest, less-known churches are the most affecting, and that held true here....More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank BethanyM941
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

When we visited silence was strictly enforced as was modest dress The inside of this church does two things. First you almost miss it by for the statue of San Lorenzo atop a carved gate . It is set back from the street and this...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Aquinasmagister
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The church is accessed thru an inconspicuous arched entry leading to a courtyard so it can be easily missed but there's a small sign in front of the arch alerting you to the presence of a historic site. The edifice was built in the early...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Ron S
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I had briefly read about Chiesa San Lorenzo in a travel article so wanted to look it up on our visit. It is unassumingly found through a gateway approximately midway between Castelvecchio and Porta Borsari, between the Corso and the river and bounded by a...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank stanmansurrey
Reviewed 19 January 2017

As we walked from Castelvecchio along Corso Cavour, I noted an interesting-looking Romanesque church hidden well behind a Gothic archway. A sign on the locked entrance gate initially got my attention, but then I saw the structure's lovely exterior in the distance. Posted visiting hours...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Rumples
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We happend to walk past this church and realized it was open , Really beautiful architecture and so clean and well kept, a real peaceful haven . Mass in English as well as Italian . Small but well worth a visit

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank AJB03
Reviewed 4 November 2016

An interesting old church that is which is worth a quick visit. Not far from the castle and museum, also worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2016
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