The Churches of Lucca
Difficult to speak of all the Churches of Lucca in a page. We try to make a brief summary and to deepen in the various pages the beauty that lies behind the numerous churches scattered around Lucca.
100 Churches inside the Historic Center, so says the story-legend (99 for some).
List of Churches of Lucca in Alphabetical order
Church of St. Augustine
Church of S. Alessandro
Church of S.Anastasio in Lischia
Church of Santa Caterina
Church of St. Christopher
Church of San Francesco
Basilica of S.Frediano
Built in the twelfth century, it is a 3-aisled Basilica built on a previous building built by S.Frediano. Recognizable by the unmistakable mosaic on the outside that overlooks Piazza S.Frediano.
Church of the Santissimi Giovanni and Reparata
Church of S. Giulia
Church of S. Giustina
Church of S.Giusto
Church of S. Maria Corteorlandini or S.Maria Nera
Church of S. Maria Forisportam or S. Maria Maggiore or S. Maria Bianca
Church of S. Maria dei Servi
Church of S. Martino (Duomo)
Church of S. Michele in Foro
The beautiful Church in Piazza S. Michele (the ancient Roman Forum) that on top of the magnificent facade shows a statue of more than 4 meters in marble depicting the Archangel Saint Michael. More information on the church here.
Church of S.Micheletto or S.Michele in Borghicciolo or Cipriano
Church of the Santissimi Paolino and Donato
Church of S. Pietro Somaldi
Church of S.Pietro
Church of S.Romano
Church of the Santissimi Simone and Giuda
Church of S.Tommaso, S.Tomeo di Pelleria
Church of St. Vincent