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“stunning church”

Chiesa di San Giovanni Evangelista
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Scicli Walking tour
Ranked #4 of 44 things to do in Scicli
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Reviewed 9 August 2015

one of the e best or even the best of all baroque churches in sicily with an amazing overall blue fresco walls

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Reviewed 15 July 2015

This is worth looking at - one of the many churches which look so impressive. We didnt know the significance of anything so probably lost out on its value

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Reviewed 21 June 2015

This jewel of Sicilian Baroque is located on the pedestrianised Via Penna just along from the town hall. The wonderful exterior architecture dates from the 1760’s and the interior decorations, such as stucco and gilding date from 1854.
It’s worth visiting just for the ceiling decoration alone, and although a lot smaller than the Dormas in Modica and Ragusa it is just as impressive inside.

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Reviewed 16 April 2015

A must see while visiting Scicli there are 3 beautiful churches to see. Some of the best Baroque style we have seen ion Sicily. Awesome architecture from the outside. Very grand. A older gentlemen took us around the church and showed us a painting of Jesus on the cross and when you turn the picture upside down it reveals another picture.

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Reviewed 15 April 2015

We traveled all over southern Sicily. Monica, Ragusa, and all the big tourist places but nothing compared to the three churches in Scicli. Off season, perfect weather, easy access (not typical of most of the towns in this part of the world) and absolutely stunning Baroque architecture. You will not be disappointed, but you might wonder why you spent all that time going to other places. By the way, DO NOT miss the other two churches here!

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