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Chiesa DI San Martino

Via petro salerno, Erice, Sicily, Italy
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beautiful.

this was one of the better churches in Erice, worth a visit. the ceiling was amazing as was the... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Scubaman628
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Dania Beach, Florida
beautiful

There are several churches in medieval Erice . It is hard to decide which one is the most... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
saul g
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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  • Average11%
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22 Sep 2017
“beautiful.”
13 May 2017
“beautiful”
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

this was one of the better churches in Erice, worth a visit. the ceiling was amazing as was the entire interior.

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

There are several churches in medieval Erice . It is hard to decide which one is the most impressive . Chiesa Di San Martino , built in the 14th cent. seems to be plain on the outside, but wth the sculptures art works and painting...More

Thank saul g
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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Most churches you visit, that's it, the church. Here they have owned up several more rooms with small exhibitions in them. And they have music playing. Very atmospheric.

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Reviewed 24 September 2016

I really like the Chiesa Di San Martino. It has a lovely, light atmosphere with so much 'whiteness' and is well worth visiting. It is included in the price of the Erice ticket. the building dates from the 14th Century but underwent reconstruction commencing in...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

Chiesa di San Martino was originally a Gothic church, built 14th century. In 1682 it was reconstructed and building was completed in 1688. The interior underwent more changes in the 18th century. The interior is so crisp and white and the nave floor is beautiful....More

Thank KTGP
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Reviewed 11 June 2016

newly restored quite place for prayer you can buy a ticket for 5 euros and see a bunch of churches all the money from the ticket proceeds goes towards maintaining the churches

Thank amy c
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Reviewed 24 January 2016

Chiesa di San Martino is another church included in the combination "5 Churches of Erice" ticket. Rather modest exterior with lovely portal details contrasts with beautiful white full of light interior with interesting woodwork of the choir and the pulpit, the equestrian wooden statue of...More

Thank Noraatc
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Reviewed 7 November 2015

Frankly I think Erice is worth for the views, so if it is cloudy, which it often is, then you missed out on the best the city has to offer. This church is really a very average to below average church in terms of architectural...More

Thank HelenaGuerra
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Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

We were surprised to find such an amazing architecture of the church. High ceilings beautiful sculptures and painting. I think it's well worth a stop and you stroll the city.

Thank Marty O
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Reviewed 2 January 2015

This is one of the many churches in Erice that vie for attention. The interior is bright with ceiling paintings and interesting art. Certainly, this church should not be missed during a trip to Erice. The church benefited from the Congregation of Purgatory, begun by...More

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