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Chiesa di San Fedele

Piazza San Fedele 4, 20121 Milan, Italy
+39 02 863521
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a very romantic square in downtown

Piazza San Fedele is just a few steps from the Scala and the Vittorio Emanuele gallery. Bordered by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ndujatuttalavita
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Italy
A lovely detour

During our search for La Scala, we wondered into Chiesa di San Fedele. The space is wonderfully... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
AndrissaFerreira
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Alberton, South Africa
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Piazza San Fedele 4, 20121 Milan, Italy
Centro Storico
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"jesuit church"
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"counter reformation"
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"lovely church"
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"small church"
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"pellegrino"
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"saint"
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"harmonious"
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"solemn"
in 3 reviews
"altar"
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"architect"
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"century"
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"scala"
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"interior"
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"duomo"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Piazza San Fedele is just a few steps from the Scala and the Vittorio Emanuele gallery. Bordered by the historic and prestigious Palazzo Marino in Mannerist style and by other ancient palaces, the square is dominated by the church of the same name with only...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

During our search for La Scala, we wondered into Chiesa di San Fedele. The space is wonderfully quiet and solemn. The unobtrusive exterior does not do justice to the exquisite beauty inside. It is churches like these that serve to remind us that these are...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

Very close to the Duomo, just behind the Galleria Vittorio. During our visit, the staff was super friendly and I felt very much welcomed. Thank you !!!

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely little church, very near the Duomo. Adjacent to the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, so it's quite easy to find.

Thank Aleksandar S
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Brilliant baroque Jesuit church built in 1569, with Pellegrino Tibaldi as architect. Tibaldi studied under Michelangelo who was busy at that time with the Sistine Chapel. In many aspects San Fedele (Saint Fidelis) is similar to the Gesu in Rome. The outside is a simple...More

1  Thank Justicia-Themis
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

The Jesuit church was built in the 16th century, mostly by architect Pellegrino Tibaldi. It is a modest and harmonious building designed in typical Catholic Counter-Reformation style. Simple and elegant building located at the nice and equally elegant square.

1  Thank Borzov
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Chiesa di San Fedele is one of the smaller churches, and compared to the Duomo it would be just a little chapel! Nevertheless it's a lovely building, both outside as well as in the interior, and it's worth having a look in if you are...More

1  Thank Dimitris L
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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice place to visit. Combination of modern and classic art in a majestic church. The staff is polite and willing to help you discover the museum!!

1  Thank Theodora S
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

An older more staid Milan church in a great location near the Duomo. About 40 years old and has undergone some modern upgrades/preservation efforts. The Milanese call this a typical “counter-reformation” church. I liked it for its cool setting, its austerity compared to other Milan...More

Thank finesilver
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

We walked past this church after visiting the Duomo and Galleria Vittorio Emanuaele II. The square in front of it is small and quiet, with a small statue of Alessandro Manzoni. The church wasn't open for visitors, so unless you're already walking past this church...More

Thank Tomme T
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Centro Storico
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Vittorio Emanuele II with luxury boutiques and high
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expedition into a royal experience. Head to the
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