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St Peter's Church

Not to be missed. The architecture os magnifiscent. It is tight in the centre of Modica. Quite a... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
Dorothy370
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Nice church

One of the jewels in Modica. Really there are hundreds of them. This is one of the best in Modica... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
cees v
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Eindhoven
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Corso Umberto I 120, 97015, Modica, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed December 12, 2011

Located on Corso Umberto I, this church does not have the same lofty location as Chiesa di San Giorgio, but the statues flanking the few steps in front of the church do give the entrance a somewhat grand feel.

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All reviews beautiful church modica bassa baroque style take your time worth a visit the main street bell tower apostles statues chiesa giorgio interior marble steps elements town saints
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Not to be missed. The architecture os magnifiscent. It is tight in the centre of Modica. Quite a number of steps to go up, but worth it

Thank Dorothy370
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

One of the jewels in Modica. Really there are hundreds of them. This is one of the best in Modica. It is an amazing town btw

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Reviewed August 30, 2018

Modica has two cathedrals less than a 500 metre walk from one another, Cattedrale di San Giorgio in Modica Alta and Cattedrale di San Pietro in Modica Bassa. Located on Corso Umberto I, Cattedrale di San Pietro doesn't have the spectacular location of its cousin,...More

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Reviewed August 17, 2018

The Italians have such an incredible talent for effortless elegance, at least it's the impression you get, although there's probably a lot of work necessary to create this perfect balance of elements (blue, gold, white and some kind of hazelnut brown). To me the Chiesa...More

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Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit! Beautiful architecture. Free to enter, there are offering boxes to light a candle.

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Reviewed May 23, 2018

Baroque style church in the centre of town. Very impressive with the statues on either side of the stairs leading to the entry. The town of Modica has many magnificent buildings

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Reviewed April 19, 2018

The Baroque style of so many of the cathedrals in the south of Sicily can be boring because everything is the same color. But wait till you get inside. Wow, so beautiful.

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Reviewed April 18, 2018

Such a pretty and regal church set on top of many steps in the quaint city of Modica. I just sat down and said a prayer to be able to stay inside the quiet, special place for a few minutes longer.

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Reviewed April 3, 2018

Stands out and cannot be missed, while you travel through Modica. Lovely building, with some great architecture, and beautiful statues. Recommend a visit here.

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Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

Parking at a premium, but church is as impressive inside as out. View the apostles outside and the beautiful designed floor inside. Very well impressed and well preserved. Also view from above city from road.

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