6 Sights in Gallipoli, Italy (with Map and Images)


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Explore interesting sights in Gallipoli, Italy. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 6 sights are available in Gallipoli, Italy.

Sightseeing Tours in Gallipoli

1. Chiesa Santa Maria degli Angeli

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Chiesa Santa Maria degli AngeliYellow.Cat from Roma, Italy / CC BY 2.0

The church of Santa Maria degli Angeli is a brotherhood in the historic center of Gallipoli. Built in the second half of the seventeenth century, it rises along the perimeter of the walls, opposite the Island of Sant'Andrea. The church was entrusted in 1662 to the brotherhood of the same name, composed of fishermen, farmers and artists, who organized and is the titular of it, together with the brotherhood of the Crucifix, the procession of the Mysteries on Good Friday participating with the statue of Our Lady of Sorrows.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di Santa Maria degli Angeli (Gallipoli) (IT)

2. Chiesa del Santissimo Crocifisso

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The Church of the Holy Crucifix, seat of the confraternity of the same name, is a church in the historic center of Gallipoli. It was erected in 1750 on land owned by the Dominican Fathers purchased by the confraternity in 1741. The construction of the structure, whose design is due to Carlo Multò, captain of artillery serving at the royal castle of Gallipoli, was carried out by the master of Copertino Ortensio Preite.

Wikipedia: Chiesa del Santissimo Crocifisso (Gallipoli) (IT)

3. Chiesa di San Domenico al Rosario

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The church of San Domenico al Rosario, annexed to the former Dominicans convent, is a Catholic place of worship of Gallipoli built in 1696. built on a project by Maestro Valerio Mattero di Martano, stands on the remains of a pre -existing sacred building of which some remain architectural elements. It is home to the historic confraternity of the Rosary.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di San Domenico al Rosario (IT)

4. Chiesa di San Francesco d'Assisi

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The church of San Francesco d'Assisi is a baroque construction of the historic center of Gallipoli. The ancient nucleus of the Church dates back to the thirteenth century, but subsequent altering, between the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, have radically transformed the structure by hiding the original medieval lines.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di San Francesco d'Assisi (Gallipoli) (IT)

5. Duomo e Curia Vescovile

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The Gallipoli Cathedral, formally the Co-Cathedral Basilica of Saint Agatha the Virgin, is a Roman Catholic church located in the town of Gallipoli in Apulia, Italy. Completed in 1696, the Baroque church is a minor basilica and the co-cathedral of the Diocese of Nardò-Gallipoli.

Wikipedia: Gallipoli Cathedral (EN)

6. Torre San Giovanni della Pedata

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Torre San Giovanni della Pedata

Torre San Giovanni La Pedata is a coastal tower located in the municipality of Gallipoli, in Lido San Giovanni. It was built in the 16th century for defensive purposes following the incursions of the Saracens.

Wikipedia: Torre San Giovanni la Pedata (IT)


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