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Church of S. Nicolao

Zona Chiesa 12, 6745 Giornico, +41 91 869 15 33

The San Nicolao curch is one of the most impressive and atmospheric of Ticino's many Romanesque churches. This benedectine church of the XII century (1168)  is the most ancient of the roman churches of the Leventina. The building is covered by granite and had been restored in 1945 by P. Mariotta.

Its external walls are decorated with Lombardic designs, while inside is a fresco-decorated choir p...

ARCHITECTURE Ancient and religious architecture, Romanesque architecture
Zona Chiesa 12, 6745 Giornico
Tel.: +41 91 869 15 33
Fax: +41 91 869 26 42
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