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Amazing

It is a Roman Catholic sanctuary in Crema built in the Lombard renaissance style which combines... read more

Reviewed May 3, 2018
H9489RPdaniele
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Crema, Italy
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Beautiful Basilica

Easy to find with a map of Crema, walking distance from town. Beautiful basilica in a beautiful... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2016
BenedicteNorge
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Norway
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May 3, 2018
“Amazing”
Jun 21, 2017
“Worth the short drive from Crema.”
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Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

It is a Roman Catholic sanctuary in Crema built in the Lombard renaissance style which combines terrestrial beauty and divine spirituality.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank H9489RPdaniele
Reviewed June 21, 2017

An unusual place of worship as they often are, in Italy .. out of another age and trying, in their day, to be different. This one had a lot of money spent on being distinctive. A pleasant experience.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed August 4, 2016

Easy to find with a map of Crema, walking distance from town. Beautiful basilica in a beautiful city.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank BenedicteNorge
Reviewed October 19, 2015

The ornate exterior of this amazing church, give you a taste of what to expect inside, which is truely stunning. a must visit especially as it is free. Easilt walkable from the town centre in a lovely tree lined route.

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed July 9, 2015

Santa Maria della Croce is a Roman Catholic sanctuary and minor basilica in Crema, in the Cremona Province of Lombardy, Italy.

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed July 7, 2015

Only observed, externally. Unfortunately did not have time to go in. Well worth a look! beautiful! If you have a local guide or resident they will tell you the story of how the Architect created this design.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank HappySueUk
Reviewed July 21, 2014

This small sanctuary is peculiar for its greek cross layout, has been designed by the architect Battagio, Bramante's pupil. It features a very innovative design for the period. During the visit it is possible to insert a coin in a very vintage phone and hear...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Ogige
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