Convento dei Cappuccini e Chiesa di San Francesco, Monterosso al Mare

Discover the historical and artistic treasures of Convento dei Cappuccini e Chiesa di San Francesco. The 17th-century building has undergone many changes over history, with its final restoration dating back to 1894. Enter the church and gaze upon the wooden altar. See the famous work of art "Crucifixion" whose creator is considered to be Anthony van Dyck, as well as other works from Cambiaso and Strozzi. Take a turn around the church and you will see the castle ruins which serve as a cemetery today. Use our Cinque Terre online travel planner to add Convento dei Cappuccini e Chiesa di San Francesco and other attractions to your Cinque Terre vacation plans.
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  • at the top of the old town, the church convents simple capuchins above the statue of San Francisco
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  • Don’t let the walk dissuade you from seeing this fascinating part of the history of Monterosso. Beyond the incredible views , you will see the very fabric of what Monterreso is all about. The commitme...  more »
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