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Church of St. Mary of the Rose

Via Della Rosa, Lucca, Italy
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PLease make an effort to see this jewel

May be my evvaluation should be more conservative, but it is indeed a jewel that few foreigners... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
mariacamilo43
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Lisbon, Portugal
quiet beauty

I don't know if there is a schedule for the peaceful chapel. My friend was renting across the... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
abque
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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  • Average5%
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1 May 2018
“PLease make an effort to see this jewel”
17 Apr 2017
“quiet beauty”
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Via Della Rosa, Lucca, Italy
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

May be my evvaluation should be more conservative, but it is indeed a jewel that few foreigners visit, right in a narrow street behind the Duomo; it is beautiful from the outside and inside is a real delicate jewel

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

I don't know if there is a schedule for the peaceful chapel. My friend was renting across the street so when she saw the lights on we made a point to visit. .Just as described by others. We learned that the beautiful, elderly nun oversees...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2016

Strolling around the city on our way to the wall, we passed by this small church and entered. Inside there are small altars taken care by nuns.

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Reviewed 10 December 2016

The east interior wall of this little gem of a church is the only surviving visible fragment of the ancient Roman wall that once surrounded the city two thousand years ago -- predating the current city walls by a millennium and a half. You will...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2016

This small church is located near the Cathedral and sports a well-preserved marble facade, which is worth visiting. If you're walking along the walls, this church is just a small detour away from your route. When we visited in December, the church interior was not...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2016

Most folk visiting Lucca on a short trip are unaware even that this little gem even exists but it is really worth a look. Squeezed between Villa della Rosa and the what was the archbishop's domain it has a really nice feel inside, and first...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2015

My wife and I popped in to this little gem while visiting Lucca and were pleased we did. It’s surrounded in religious majesty, possesses a wonderful harmonious atmosphere and the statue of the Madonna with the Rose is charming.

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Reviewed 31 October 2015

This is a little gem and it is only a few minutes’ walk from Lucca’s cathedral. There was no visitors and it was very peaceful (a dream of every visitor). A nun was sitting quietly in the corner; she was obviously not in a mood...More

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