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The Chiesa del Carmine (Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel) in Lecce, in the heart of the historic center of the Salento capital, is one of the most magnificent examples of Baroque art that embellish this town.

The Church of the Carmine, and the adjacent Convent of the Carmelites, in Piazza Tancredi, just a stone's throw from Porta Rudiae, are among the most interesting examples of Lecce's Baroque art, contributing to the uniqueness a town that, more than any other, has been able to make known a transferto  to the rest of the world thea skilful mastery in using materials to the utmost of their artistic potential, turning them into open-air works of art that hold immortal memories and treasures. 

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