Santa Maria delle Vigne

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Basilica di Santa Maria delle Vigne
Basilica di Santa Maria delle Vigne 01.jpg
The façade of the Basilica
Basic information
LocationGenoa, Italy
AffiliationRoman Catholic
ProvinceGenoa
Ecclesiastical or organizational statusNational monument
StatusActive
Architectural description
Architectural typeChurch
Architectural styleRomanesque; Neoclassical

Santa Maria delle Vigne is a Roman Catholic basilica church in Genoa, northern Italy. It is known from the 10th century. The main altar was completed in 1730 by Giacomo Antonio Ponsonelli. The church is also the final resting place of the leading early Italian composer Alessandro Stradella, who was murdered in 1682.

Interior Decoration[edit]

Interior


Coordinates: 44°24′34″N 8°55′53″E / 44.40944°N 8.93139°E / 44.40944; 8.93139