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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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  • Average5%
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“stained glass” (25 reviews)
“light a candle” (11 reviews)
“worth a visit” (44 reviews)
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Piazza Duomo, 22100, Como, Italy
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+39 031 331 2275
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"stained glass"
in 25 reviews
"light a candle"
in 11 reviews
"worth a visit"
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"beautiful architecture"
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"rose window"
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"small town"
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"tapestries"
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"mass"
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"ceiling"
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"organ"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really beautiful architecture. Not open on religious holidays such as Easter therefore couldn't see the inside.

Thank Kajal P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Cathedral architecture is astonishing in Gothic style! Quite impressive Facade and also the Altar. Incredible place to viisit and pray.

Thank Alvaro Junior B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely architecture, Bells that ring every 30mins, fantastic paintings on the walls and ceiling nd marvelous Stained glass windows !!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Make sure to include going up the towers in your visit. Pay extra to skip the lines if you can, you don’t want impatience tainting your experience

Thank Silvia S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This Cathedral has many beautiful things inside it from stain glass to tapestry and loads more well worth a visit. Outside is impressive and inside doesn’t fail to impress either. All in all a beautiful building inside and out no matter what your religious beliefs...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They only let Groups of Students in and let the Tourists freeze to Death. It's Not worth waiting 4 hours for!

Thank Derya R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful and very central placed cathedral with an interesting history about a father and a son. Ask or read about before going. Go and see it if in Como

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

The architecture inside this church is amazing and awe inspiring. The main ceiling dome is highly impressive and being the christmas season the altars were covered wth ponciettas around the crib as well, a stunning display. We were lucky to experience mass here on New...More

Thank 150sandy
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

This church shows how rich Como has been. It is very large, well kept. There are some boards with the history of the church and of its restauration. It is coupled to some civil buildings from the same period.

Thank Bruno V
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Biggest church in town. Like many other churches in Italy, old, elaborate, and impressive. One of the entrance doors is called the Door of the Frog because of a small frog eating a butterfly that was carved into the entrance. See if you can find...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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