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Basilica Maria Santissima del Soccorso

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Interesting baroque church

In the historic centre, so you have to walk few steps up :) but if there, not a chance to miss it... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2014
olliemat
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Warsaw, Poland
Maybe it's just too hot ?

We took a deliberate 1 hour drive from Agrigento, having read reviews of nice houses & beautiful... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
ivytam153
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Hong Kong, China
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5 Sep 2017
“Maybe it's just too hot ?”
10 Sep 2016
“Splendid Baroque”
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Piazza Duomo, 92019 Sciacca, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

We took a deliberate 1 hour drive from Agrigento, having read reviews of nice houses & beautiful churches. Maybe it was the heat, the Basilica was closed when we first walked by after lunch, around 1pm. But then the door was opened a little and...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Excellent church full of curious items including a saint holding a bowl with two eyes. Overal it is an excellent example of basilica of its time.

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Reviewed 17 July 2014

In the historic centre, so you have to walk few steps up :) but if there, not a chance to miss it. fine to see it if you like sacral architecure.

Thank olliemat
Reviewed 27 May 2014 via mobile

There's absolutely nothing of a real interest. Enormous traffic in the historic part which cause trouble during walking. Absolutely not recommended. I haven't found anything really nice compared to other parts of sicily. Spend your time elsewhere...

4  Thank Antonello S
Reviewed 13 February 2014

Feast of the Fisherman's Madonna. The smaller Madonna from Boston was also here for the feast and it was a remarkable experience. The entire town participates as the Madonna is carried through the town by barefoot fisherman.

4  Thank Mimi C
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Located in the centre of Sciacca, beautifully decorated. The statue in marble of the Virgen Mary is worth a stop.

3  Thank angela p
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