Sorrento Hotel – Church of St. Francis

Church of St.Francis – Sorrento Hotel

Sorrento Hotel ChurchA short walk from your hotel in Sorrento , you can visit the Church of St. Francis. Made in the Baroque style, its white marble facade was restored in 1926, whereas the main entrance portal (XV century) was made of wood.

Originally oratory founded by the patron saint of Sorrento, in the fourteenth century, the Franciscan friars built the church.

Famous are the two frescoes of 700 emerged from the restoration of 1926 depicting Saint Anthony of Padua and St. James, and a wooden statue of St. Francis with Christ crucified.

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