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Sanctuary of the Madonna of the Rosary

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Address: Piazza Bartolo Longo 1, 80045 Pompeii, Italy
Phone Number: 390818577111
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Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat - Sun 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Typical Southern Italian Church

The 'Duomo' of Pompei is a typical southern Italian church: very big, richly decorated and still higly frequented. The area is very popular by the locals, who stroll over the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The 'Duomo' of Pompei is a typical southern Italian church: very big, richly decorated and still higly frequented. The area is very popular by the locals, who stroll over the square and meet up with friends. Look for the opening hours of the small tower next to the church, a climb (with elevator!) shows a spectacular view all over Pompei... More 

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

wonderful sanctuary....wonderful painting inside it.make sure to bring a scarf to cover your sleeveless shoulders and no mini shorts otherwise you can't enter it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely worth a visit. The ceilings are stunning. Take some time to sit and admire the paintings and architecture..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We got to this church in the first walk in Pompeii. It is very impressive so it's worth to the visit. Can't tell more bout the style and stuff but i really liked this place.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To sit in the back pews and listen to a service was quite breathtaking. The architecture, both internal and external is stunning.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After my long walk in Pompeii, I was surprised to find this quaint little church. I liked mostly that it was not over done like several others that I have seen. It is beautifully decorated by not going over bored with gaudy decorations and the color was simply beautiful on the inside. The beware part has nothing to do with... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Beautiful and busy rc church with services and weddings constantly taking place .Located in a square in the middle of modern pompei town .open to all . Any visit to pompei is incomplete without a visit stunning and expertly painted frescos in ceilings and walls .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

A strong devotion to Our Lady plus very pleasing to both the soul and ones eyes. One can spend hours in these pleasant and holy surroundings. Makes on very welcome.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

I was very surprised when walking around Pompeii to find this lovely church Well decorated and in the city centre on a big square and garden at thew front. Not to get confused with the attached building next door that is a public place

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

If you're in the area its nice to visit this church. Too bad there is no chapel to light candles. The ceiling is beautifully decorated

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