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Duomo di Salerno

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Address: Piazza Alfano I, Salerno, Italy
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+39 089 231387
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Crypt of St. Matthew & St Gregory

Beautiful church lower level is amazing and has the crypt of St. Matthew. Filled with frescos and mosaics

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Berlin, Maryland
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Berlin, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful church lower level is amazing and has the crypt of St. Matthew. Filled with frescos and mosaics

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Palm Bay, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

I stopped here a few weeks ago during my 2 week stay in Italy in which I visited all of the tombs of the apostles. Finding this cathedral was not easy, parking was difficult and it was not at the location that my iphone gps said it should be. I had to walk a couple of blocks east into town... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

It is a hugely refined cathedral in Romanesque architecture dedicated to Saint Matthew, whose relics are inside the - wonderful - crypt. It is just in the middle of Salerno - The main city (County Town) between the marvellous Amalfi Coast and the pristine Cilento Coast - old town centre which is a well preserved medieval town on the sea... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

A neautiful place to see the city and learn a little history. It's not super rich in hostry or art but it's a beautiful sight to see

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

The Steps outside gives it a grand feeling. The Church is quite beautiful from outside and inside. It showcases the magnificent art and craftsmanship of that time. Must see!

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Easy to find, in old quarter. Lots of stuff to see and do around it. Big fancy church, for this who enjoy seeing big fancy churches.

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Ottawa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

It is really a hidden gem, a little bit difficult to find. Was opened in 10th century and it is dedicated to St Mathew whose relics are inside the crypt.It has lots of things to see and the indoors are as amazing as the outdoors.

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Albuquerque
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

As a student of art history, this was a "do-not-miss". The Romanesque exterior with its cloisters and 12th c. bell tower is beautifully preserved. The entranceway features a bronze door commissioned from Constantinople in 1099, and a pair of stylized Byzantine stone lions. The interior reveals a heavy Norman influence (similar to churches from this era in Sicily) in the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

A little difficult to find, located in the old city. Lots of interesting things to see both in the church and in the courtyard.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We had a visit to salerno as part of our cruise. we researched its history from ancient times up to the significant role it played in WW2. as such we had a list of places to see while there and this was at the top of our list. Because we organised our visits for ourselves without an excursion, we found... More 

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