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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This jewel-box of a church is well worth a visit. The frescoes are amazing and in an incredible state of restoration (it's Switzerland, after all). Go around the side to the remains of the cloister that has been incorporated into a building that fronts on...More

Thank NovaNYC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located very near the Lac art center and across from Lake Lugano. Old frescoes are worth seeing. Wonderful!

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A Romanesque church much defaced by later alterations, then carved down to make way for modern development, the Chiesa di Santa Maria degli Angeli houses one of the most dazzling frescoes in Europe: a monumental crucifixion scene that bisects the nave, the work of Lombary...More

2  Thank Kirk E
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

An amazing fresco covers the interior. Choose times carefully as visitors not too welcome (obviously) when there is a service on. Absolutely breathtaking inside though and well worth a peek inside.

Thank AlexH0lmes
Reviewed 2 June 2018

The church hosts an early Renaissance masterpiece, reputed as being the most famous fresco of that period in Switzerland. It was built between 1499 and 1500. Beautiful!

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

This little church is always a cool place to stop by while strolling in the centre of Lugano. It is next to the Lac and what used to be one of the grandest hotels in Lugano. The frescoes are definitely worth a visit!

Thank Marco A
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Located in a happening part of the city, the church is nice & located near the lake, shopping areas et al

Thank DipuKV
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Right on the water front and the minute you step in it’s cool and quiet. A huge painting is up towards the front. Great place to cool down but also enjoy a great piece art above your head.

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Attractive church with faded frescos. A pleasant place but not worth a detour. It makes a good contrast to the consumerism of the nearby luxury shops.

Thank KlaraE
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

A very peaceful Church, you can see a very antique frescoes and a remarcable paintings A place to think about life

Thank Libertad V
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