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Interesting church

There are so many churches to see when you are in Matera. This is a baroque church that has some... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
Alec D
Seattle, Washington
Former monastery church with trulli grotto attached

This former monastery church of the Augustinian friars has been beautifully restored. At the side... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2016
Steven M
Sydney, Australia
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9 Jul 2018
“particularly interesting for panorama and hewn church”
22 Nov 2017
“Interesting church”
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

As other travellers have said, the visit to this church is interesting for several reasons: the exquisite panorama to be enjoyed from it, the stone-hewn church (with free access) and also a collection of stone elements displayed. The church itself has some interesting works of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

There are so many churches to see when you are in Matera. This is a baroque church that has some interesting frescoes.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 5 June 2016

This former monastery church of the Augustinian friars has been beautifully restored. At the side of the High Altar you can pay to visit the rupestrian church attached. This is interesting, but for me the most evocative of these churches was the little Santa Maria...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed 15 May 2016

We only had the opportunity for a quick view inside as we found that we were gatecrashing a double funeral. No indication outside and a bit late when you are in. Would like to return for a longer vist.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 14 September 2015

The baroque church, formerly a monastery, is impressive in itself and is certainly worth a visit. However, for an extra €1 you can visit what they call the crypt, but it is actually the remaining part of an old rupestrian (carved out of rock) church...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 22 August 2015

Matera is a beautiful place and that's why it's World Heritage listed. There are many beautiful Churches and many very good restaurants.This Church is a beautiful example of Baroque architecture. I believe it's actually a Convent.

Date of experience: May 2015
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