Chiesa del Purgatorio, Matera

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#12 of 41 in Historic Sites in Matera
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Church
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  • 18th-century baroque church, built between 1725 and 1747is adorned with numerous skulls, skeletons, and death-related decor. Why? Because it was built as a “purgatory church” where people could pray.....  more
    18th-century baroque church, built between 1725 and 1747is adorned with numerous skulls, skeletons, and death-related decor. Why? Because it was built as a “purgatory church” where people could pray.....  more »
  • This hotel is on the top of Matra hill oposite to Kékes which is a litle bit higher point of thte mounten.. The location of the hotel is beautiful good start point of treckings.. In the hotel you can....  more
    This hotel is on the top of Matra hill oposite to Kékes which is a litle bit higher point of thte mounten.. The location of the hotel is beautiful good start point of treckings.. In the hotel you can....  more »
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  • 4€ for the entrance because there’s an exhibition.
  • Interesting door wood carvings with human skull

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