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Cathedral of Como (Duomo)

Piazza Duomo, 22100, Como, Italy
+39 031 331 2275
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Diocesi's chief Church, Bishop Cathedral, was erected since 1396 and works ended in 1740. Many famous artist, during 300 years operated in it harmonizing their own typical age's styles.
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Piazza Duomo, 22100, Como, Italy
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+39 031 331 2275
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The beauty of this cathedral rvials some of the ones which you have to pay for admission. Definitely worthwhile going with admission by donation. They also offered guided tour by donation as well.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Entrance is by donation. We have visited a lot of Italian churches and cathedrals. This one is one of the best for visitors. For a start, there is a rack of wraps for women to cover their shoulders if you happen to be wearing a...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Who would have known that Como has such a beautiful Duomo! It came as a complete surprise to me and a a very pleasant one. Very majestic inside and the most interesting thing is actually the fact that there are 2 organs: one in front...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We never miss an opportunity to go inside a cathedral/church. No two are alike and they each have something special. So glad we gave a donation to go inside and explore this stunning cathedral. Every inch of this place has something beautiful. The details are...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

spent some time here taking really great photos with my wife and 3 year old son. one of the most beatiful places in the whole world. fantastic place to spend an afternoon, sit at a cafe people watching, later get a gelato. Magnifico!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Persuaded my teenage daugters to come in here...and once they'd got over having to put on ponchos to cover their shoulders, even they were impressed. Simply lovely and historic and the organ was fabulous

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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most beautiful Cathedral in the world. Master piece of Ancient Architecture. each and every parts and corners of the Cathedral is amazing. you feel above the city when you climbed on the roof.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently had the pleasure of visiting this Cathedral. It was beautiful. True old world. Worth taking the time to visit inside.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful structure that took centuries to complete, worth a visit while in the area just to sit and appreciate the art and work that has been put into this building.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We only had a short time to experience the Duomo. Entry was free though we were happy to donate a voluntary nominal amount. We were handed over to Alice an internal apprentice tour guide who was simply fantastic and talked us through the key features...More

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The tourist entrance is used when the Duomo is in Service so non-participating guests will not interrupt the religious program.
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