Basilica Of San Frediano

Currently Closed
  • Address: Piazza San Frediano, 55100 Lucca, Italy
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 12:00 pm Details
  • Phone: 390-58353576
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Cathedral

The church of San Frediano in Lucca is mentioned for the first time together with its monastery in a document dated 685.

The basilica lies in the northern part of Lucca between via Fillungo, the main road axis, and the walls; after the Duomo it is the largest Lucchese church complex.

The interior is divided into three aisles with a roof supported by visible trusses; on the sides are a number of chapels belonging to the gentry. Along the north side of the church is a large building that was until 1780 the convent of the Canonici Lateranensi.

The basilica has a wide façade in white limestone and a large mosaic at the top. In the apse end of the church is a massive bell tower crowned by dovetail merlons.

  • The peace of the religious centre should be maintained at all times
  • Modest dressing is recommended.
  • Photography without permission is not advisable.

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  • Basilica Of San Frediano Address: Piazza San Frediano, 55100 Lucca, Italy
  • Basilica Of San Frediano Contact Number: 390-58353576
  • Basilica Of San Frediano Timing: 09:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Basilica Of San Frediano Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Basilica Of San Frediano(preferred time): 09:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Basilica Of San Frediano: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Lucca include Basilica Of San Frediano in their plan

  • 44.52% of people start their Basilica Of San Frediano visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Basilica Of San Frediano

Monday, Tuesday and Sunday

86.52% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Basilica Of San Frediano

People normally club together Torre Dell'Orologio and San Michele In Foro while planning their visit to Basilica Of San Frediano.

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  • The pin location isn't quite in the right place. It's about 50 meters west of the pin. However, a fantastic place to visit. Very interesting with some great information and history.

  • A beatiful church with the collection of art dating previous to the 1300s

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  • The upper part of the façade is striking with that golden mosaic, while the rest of the building looks rather common honestly. The interior of the church is nice, nothing striking nor outstanding, in my humble opinion, but yet worth a visit if you're near the amphitheater.

  • amazing pace nice to have time thear

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