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A jewel in the center of the city

The church dedicated to San Carlo Borromeo located in the center of Lugano is a treasure of Baroque... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Dan R
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Herzliya, Israel
Catholic Church

Stop by for a word of thanks for a safe journey and light a candle. Beautiful works of arts adorn... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
beetcanner
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Southern Nevada
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5 Sep 2018
“A jewel in the center of the city”
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“..if you are nearby ”
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

The church dedicated to San Carlo Borromeo located in the center of Lugano is a treasure of Baroque architecture and religious art. I was especially impressed by the melted lead reliefs created by contemporary artist Nag Arnoldi in 1998 on the theme of Via Crucis....More

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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

This is one of several smaller churches in L ugano. It is pretty basic other than the center statue of the Virgin Mary that seems to be gold and silver. Worth a peek.

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Stop by for a word of thanks for a safe journey and light a candle. Beautiful works of arts adorn the walls. Take photos.

Thank beetcanner
Reviewed 15 July 2017

The came across this Church as on a Sunday most shops are closed and its was lovely to walk through the streets. The interior is wonderful and it does take your breath away, the history is interesting and well worth a time reading the information

Thank John J
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