Founded in 1087 to shelter the stolen relics of St. Nicholas, this majestic edifice became the model for later Puglian Romanesque churches.

Bari - San Nicola
Basilica di San Nicola, Bari zak mc
Location map of Basilica di San Nicola, Bari, Italy. Click to enlarge.
Aerial view of Basilica di San Nicola, Bari, Italy. Click to enlarge.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
249920
Article Title
Basilica di San Nicola
Dates
1087
Coordinates
41.1303040° N, 16.8701240° E map · aerial

Page Info

Place ID
249920
Title
Basilica di San Nicola, Bari, Italy
Added By
Holly Hayes
Date Added
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
May 12, 2022