We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Santuario Santa Maria di Anglona

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: C.da Maria Santissima d'Anglona, 75028 Tursi, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 0835 810002
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 111 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 2
    Excellent
  • 1
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
The last survivor of Anglona

Anglona as a town no longer exists except for this church and pilgrimage site. The beautiful church and art within, including the Virgin herself, is amazing. There are excavations... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 November 2016
jaydub1948
,
Columbus, OH
via mobile

Similar Things to Do in Tursi

Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
75

111 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 3: English reviews
Columbus, OH
Level Contributor
76 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Anglona as a town no longer exists except for this church and pilgrimage site. The beautiful church and art within, including the Virgin herself, is amazing. There are excavations of the former town surrounding the church. It is located on the heights above the calanchi, the badlands of a clay soil indigenous to the area. The photos L to R... More 

Helpful?
Thank jaydub1948
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
89 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

This sanctuary is a great place to visit if you are in the area. It is an important religious centre for the locals, as it houses the statue of the Madonna di Anglona. The exterior of the church has kept most of its fine Medieval features, whereas the interior has been altered over the centuries. I was lucky to visit... More 

Helpful?
Thank Steven M
Bangkok
Level Contributor
28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

This shrine is dedicated to the Nativity of the Virgin Mary, commonly called "Madonna of Anglona", built between the XI and XII centuries. It is one of the most significant places of the south of Italy, in facts it was nominated national monument since 1931. It is a unique, beautiful, excited, solemn and solitary medieval sanctuary that is located on... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Roberto G

Travellers who viewed Santuario Santa Maria di Anglona also viewed

Tursi, Province of Matera
Metaponto, Province of Matera
 
Miglionico, Province of Matera
Basilicata, Italy
 

Been to Santuario Santa Maria di Anglona? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
75
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Santuario Santa Maria di Anglona staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?