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Church of Saint Roch

One of the most beautiful churches in Lugano. Construction has begun in XVI century and ended in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Minsk, Belarus
Fabulous Frescoes!

This Baroque style church w/ elegant bell tower was rebuilt from 1528-1602 and is located in the... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Piazza San Rocco, Lugano, Switzerland

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the most beautiful churches in Lugano. Construction has begun in XVI century and ended in erly XVII. Really nice.

Thank yegorb306
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This Baroque style church w/ elegant bell tower was rebuilt from 1528-1602 and is located in the historical center of Lugano. The Neo-Baroque façade is decorated w/ three empty niches plus a rose window in the center that wasn't completed until 1910. The interior has...More

Thank T-Bird1974
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We always visit Church's ,Cathedral's,Basicilia's every where we travel & the Chiesa San Rocco in Lugano is another Church that is worthwhile visiting. Maintained in magnificent condition throughout,with beautiful tapestries & paintings adorning the walls of this very impressive building. A short walk from the...More

Thank Carringtonfs
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Small church is beautifully decorated. It is peaceful. It is centrally located and will only take 5 minutes to peek in...

1  Thank bbbuttercup
Reviewed 28 August 2016

The Chiesa San Rocco is near the lake. Wandering down the hill through the labyrinth of old cobblestone streets, leads to the church. Open during the day, the church provides a welcome place of peace from the bustle of the busy shops and markets. The...More

Reviewed 30 March 2016

Another lovely church in Lugano. Definitely worth the time to step off the street and take a look at the lovely insides of the church

Thank Fayola N
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Came across this church by chance, quite lovely and worth searching out. Beautiful frescoes, very peaceful.

Thank Shaun S
Reviewed 20 March 2016

We entered the church and immediately felt we had to spend some quite time there. Beautiful and holy.

Thank Niel G
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Lovely church, peaceful with beautiful walls and ceilings. Very old and well preserved. Good to sit down and look around the church and appreciate all the work that went into the building

Thank jeanjeannie
Reviewed 25 October 2014

This church was deserted when we visited so we had plenty of space to wander. Wrote in my notes that it was stunning so worth a peep inside if visiting.

Thank Bronwyn T
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