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Church of St John the Baptist

What to see in Vietri sul Mare, Salerno, Campania


Erected in the XVII century in late renaissance style Neapolitan, the mother church of Vietri dedicated to the patron saint is characterised by the twofold crowning of the cusp of the bell tower in painted ceramics.

The portal is surmounted by an oculus closed in the second half of the XX century to insert a figure of the holy Patron painting on ceramics. In the interior has a single nave and altars are decorated with majolica and ceramics except that greater, realized in marble committed, interesting are the paintings that depart from the seventeenth century and terminate at XVIII.

  • Via S. Giovanni, 8, Vietri sul Mare (Salerno)
  • Religious location

Vietri sul Mare

Vietri sul Mare

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