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Address: Piazza del Comune, Cremona, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0372 495011
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Beautiful structure from the outside as well as on the inside. Did not have much time in the city, but could not miss this impressive building!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
petrfromprague79
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Prague, Czech Republic
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Prague, Czech Republic
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful structure from the outside as well as on the inside. Did not have much time in the city, but could not miss this impressive building!

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful cathedral, very sorry no photography was permitted. Regrettably it was pretty dark and unable to see frescoes clearly. However facade is one of the best Romanesque facades I have ever seen.

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Tempe, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The outside is primarily Romanesque but in a mix of styles. The carvings are spectacular, and the bases of the entry columns date to Roman times. Inside, the apse shines with gold leaf and the paintings resemble mosaics.

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Cremona, Italy
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Is unforgettable and by night transforms into a cosy living room for everyone. I recommend it to visit from late afternnoon on.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

amazing church, not very different of what you can find all around Italy, worth the visit. A lot of restaurants around it and some views of you would like to go up!

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Thank Munir A
Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Stopped here for a relatively short while and made a point to visit and enjoy the peace and quiet of The Cathederal.

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The Torrazzo tower provides amazing views over the city and nearby countryside. The initial part of the ascent is straightforward but the final part is on a narrow spiral staircase which would not suit those with mobility problems. Once you climb the 512 steps you get virtually to the top of the tower. The viewing platform is enclosed by a... More 

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Duiven, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful structure. It's amazing how much effort was spent on details. Don't forget to have a look at night when all lights are on. Really fabulous.

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La Jolla, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

definitely worth seeing. nearby museum of violins a must for those with interest. the walk between the two is only a few minutes.

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La Verne, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

We came to Cremona because my husband is a luthier (maker of stringed instruments), but we fell in love with this town for it's relaxed atmosphere and beautiful people. The cathedral is beautiful, and the bell tower is the tallest in Europe, so you should definitely climb it! We definitely recommend getting away from the big cities and spending some... More 

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