Church of St-Mary of the Star

The church was built between 1722 and 1741. As well as its portal flanked by torso columns, the church is noteworthy for the magnificent altar retable in enamelled terracotta portraying the Nativity, created in 1487 by Andrea della Robbia. The treasure house has another attractive retable from the end of the 15C.

Useful information

Address : 

Piazza Santa-Maria-della-Stella 19

Nearby tourist attractions

Church of St Mary the Elder
Church of St Mary the Elder
This church was almost totally razed to
0:15
Museum of St Nicholas (Museo di San Nicolò)
Museum of St Nicholas (Museo di San Nicolò)
The museum is situated in the funerary
Militello in Val di Catania's Benedictine Monastery
Militello in Val di Catania's Benedictine Monastery
Built between 1614 and 1641, the
0:15
Oratory of St Mary of the Chain
Oratory of St Mary of the Chain
The oratory was rebuilt in 1652 and is
0:15
See all

Other ideas « Patrimony »

Church of St Mary the Elder
Church of St Mary the Elder
This church was almost totally razed to
0:15
Militello in Val di Catania's Benedictine Monastery
Militello in Val di Catania's Benedictine Monastery
Built between 1614 and 1641, the
0:15
Oratory of St Mary of the Chain
Oratory of St Mary of the Chain
The oratory was rebuilt in 1652 and is
0:15
See all

Other ideas « Art and Culture »

Church of St Mary the Elder
Church of St Mary the Elder
This church was almost totally razed to
0:15
Museum of St Nicholas (Museo di San Nicolò)
Museum of St Nicholas (Museo di San Nicolò)
The museum is situated in the funerary
Militello in Val di Catania's Benedictine Monastery
Militello in Val di Catania's Benedictine Monastery
Built between 1614 and 1641, the
0:15
See all