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Santa Maria del Carmine

Piazza del Carmine, 50124, Florence, Italy
+39 055 238 2195
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An elegant church decorated by Masaccio's famous frescoes on the life of St. Peter.
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Piazza del Carmine, 50124, Florence, Italy
Santo Spirito / San Frediano
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11 - 20 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 23 July 2016

The Fresco's in the chapel altar are beautiful and worth the walk to a quaint area of Florence with interesting and one of a kind shops along the way

Thank Allen B
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Yet another lovely church in Florence. The Santa Maria del Carmine is a beautiful church located in the Piazza Santa del Carmine. It has some really lovely frescoes in the Chapel. Lovely!

Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed 9 May 2016

This church and convent was originally built between 1268-1475 and is located across the river in the Oltrarno neighborhood of Florence, Italy. Most of the church was destroyed by fire in 1771 with the exception of the old Sacristy, the Corsini Chapel and Brancacci Chapel....More

Thank T-Bird1974
Reviewed 5 November 2015

There is a Sunday mass at 10am this is sparsely attended. The church is lovely, worth walking around to see all the chapels.

Thank mbc019
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Entry to the church is free. However, you cannot get anywhere close to the Brancacci frescos for which there is a separate entrance and fee. Nevertheless the church is attractive enough in its own right.

Thank OandA-London
Reviewed 15 September 2015

i had high expectations to this due to all the other fine quality of art and help but was let down a bit here. not saying the place wasn't good but wasn't as great as i thought it would be due to others talking about...More

1  Thank tigerfirelily
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Arrived excepting to see the frescos and much more of the other spaces within the church; however, we were limited to the chapel of the frescos, which were great, but there is much more to see. If you want to see the art only, there...More

Thank Paul Z
Reviewed 27 July 2015

I've been to the Brancacci Chapel four times now and have never, otherwise, been in Santa Maria del Carmine. There are many more churches in Florence that have greater art to see... if you're there, of course, you can stop in. But spend the time...More

Thank RonL40
Reviewed 16 July 2015

This church is located about 1 km from the Ponte Vecchio and access is not so good but it's worthwhile visiting here just to see Masaccio's famous fresco 'Expulsion from the Garden of Eden' which benchimarks the new expression of the Renaissance paintings.

Thank milanmiura2016
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Santa Maria delle Carmine (free entry) is located in the Oltrarno district and is where you find the worldly Brancacci Chapel. You can visit the church through its main entrance, instead of the side entrance which leads directly to the Brancacci Chapel. The church was...More

Thank BradJill
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Santo Spirito / San Frediano
A warm evening with a cocktail in your hand and great
company is the ideal way to experience Piazza Santo
Spirito; the area is busiest at sunset for happy hour.
Visitors cannot hide their astonishment sitting on the
staircase under the Basilica of Santo Spirito, and
they cannot help but stare at the architectural
masterpieces like Bianca Cappello House, Fontana dello
Sprone and San Frediano in Cestello and Santa Maria
...More
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