In the cellars of Palazzo Taurino museum is the start of your journey into Medieval Lecce. Take a trip in time, going back to a time when the town was truly multicultural and multilingual.
The visit continues to the Basilica di Santa Croce, jewel ofLecce’s Baroque, and to Chiesa del Gesù.
The Church of Jesus, or of "Our Lady of Good Counsel", was for centuries the seat of the Society of Jesus. The Church was built from 1575 to accommodate the Jesuits who arrived in the city the year before the wake of Realino Bernardino da Carpi.
THE ART GALLERY OF FRANCISCAN ART “R. CARACCIOLO”
Most of the paintings in the gallery presents Franciscan belongs to the period of Lecce Reformation Catholic, also known as the Counter-Reformation. Founded in response to the attacks of Protestantism, the Catholic Reformation soon became a tool of internal restructuring It involves the whole ecclesiastical system: the liturgy, the catechism, the arts.
Duration: 2 hours
PRICE: from €15,00
٭Price may vary depending on the number of participants