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Basilica di Sant'Antonino

Piazza Sant'Antonino | Sorrento, Italy, Sorrento, Italy
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Ranked #9 of 28 Attractions in Sorrento
Type: Religious Sites, Architectural Buildings
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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

Basilica Pontificia di Sant'Antonino Abate Sorrento has an unassuming front next to a couple of restaurants and across from the Sant'Antonino statue in Piazza Sant'Antonino. Once inside the ornate decor and dedications to the Saint are beautiful. Downstairs is the true difference for this religious place of worship, Sant'Antonino watches over the fleet and his followers. The seafaring heritage of... More

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Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Be sure to visit the cloister adjacent to the church. They had an English speaking Mass on Saturday evening.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

If I remember correctly, I think this church was next to the cloisters? If so, it was beautiful inside and the place to get married for Italians. All churches in Sorrento were beautiful no matter how big or small they were. Churches in surrounding villages were well worth a visit too. We are not religiously-minded people but do love to... More

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Lansing, MI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

As with all Italian Churches this one had beautiful frescos and a grandeur about it. We are not Catholic but it is peaceful in these churches and reminds us of how people worshipped before the Reformation carrying on the Christian faith through the centuries

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Beautiful church in the center of Sorrento, it's in piazza Sant'Antonino. The church has good decor and some steps at the beginning

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Stop by this historic church explore the well preserved frescos of art And crypt below! Art of the area boats Fishing and mountains. Frescos powerful and dark from age. Church well preserved!!

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Senior Contributor
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Well worth a visit, beautiful Church, though watch out for brides, at least three the day we were there.

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Wirral
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

St Antonino is a short step from the Piazza Tasso. It is very beautiful inside and of a renaissance style. We went to a free concert in the Church on Sunday 14 Sept. The orchestra was "Piccola Orchestra di Sorrento". The music and setting was a lovely experience. Vivaldi (concertos for guitar and mandolin, and the spring season), Mozart (exultate... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Just step inside and be wowed . An unexpected artistic delight. Amazing frescos and paintings cover every wall and ceiling.

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Always open to the public. There is a great courtyard next to the church that sometimes has exhibitions.

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