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Places of worship

San Frediano Church

According to tradition, it was Saint Fridianus himself, Bishop of Lucca, who founded the church

The mosaic on the facade of the Basilica
The mosaic on the facade of the Basilica - Credit: Allie_Caulfield
A monumental city bursting with unique treasures, ringed by vast bastions and gigantic walls
Lucca is one of Tuscany's most beloved artistic cities, an unskippable part of any tour of the region. Nicknamed the town of a hundred churches on account of its incredible number of places of worship, it is unique among city-states for having maintained its independence up until 1847. ...
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