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Cathedral of Como (Duomo)

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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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Reviewed 5 days ago

The whole town of Como is a picturesque lake side town, and this Dumo is it's perfect centerpiece. Pedestrian only (well, kind of) streets surround the building. Its exterior is magnificent but the best part is the richly detailed ceiling on the interior. Definitely a...More

Thank Jacob B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth a visit if you get a chance while in Como. The Cathedral is a 5 minute walk from the Como bus station. We were invited to donate €1 on entering which goes towards the upkeep of the cathedral. Worth remembering that it is a...More

Thank Aquilicus
Reviewed 1 week ago

Free to visit. Beautiful building. Definitely worth a stop. Easy to find, as it is the most imposing monument.

Thank Alwaystravelling3
Reviewed 1 week ago

this cathedral is differnt from the outside (as it is connected with the tower by a galery,), but also from the inside. There are a number of old Gobelins, you don't find them ioften in this Italian cathedrals. The church is very rich decorated and...More

Thank Margrieta2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth a visit - some beautiful frescoes and stained glass windows. Slightly marred by a fellow visitor failing to point out to his son that it's disrespectful to run around in a church.

Thank joolzpop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took a day trip from Milan to Lake Como for the day.. we walk around the area and stumbled upon this beautiful cathedral ..so serene on the inside. The cathedral dates back to as early as the 14th century. Lake como itself is well known...More

Thank Hema B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was surprised at how large this cathedral is for the size of Como city. The interior includes beautiful tapestries and several well-decorated chapels. Definitely a must-see when in Como.

Thank litedee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated in the center of Come you will pass the Cathedral - this is a spectacular building and a must see for any visit to Como. You will also be entertained by many street performers on the plaza area outside the Cathedral - stay away...More

Thank Paddy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another great cathedral with some great little cafes on the square and lots of people watching. Worth the time to go in and take a look.

Thank lesliebauman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a day trip to Como from Milan and was unexpectedly stunned by the imposing and stunning Duomo. From the outside the cathedral is beautiful. But it’s the interior that really wins it, the detail and colours on the inside are beautiful and far...More

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Rhonda C
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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.