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Closed, under renovation but worth a visit to see the outside and the view

Unfortunately the church was closed because it was being renovated, but the view was spectacular. Worth a quick stop for a picture.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Brooklyn, New York

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately the church was closed because it was being renovated, but the view was spectacular. Worth a quick stop for a picture.

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Yes another Cathedral & we have seen so many over so many years,yet this one had a certain kind of magic & that many of the others we have visited don't seem to have. Beautifully maintained,with sunshine radiating throughout the building created amazing lighting in the interior of the Cathedral - which by their very nature many Cathderals appear dark... More 

Thank Carringtonfs
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We almost passed by this building and were surprised and amazed how lovely it is inside. This is well worth a visit

Thank edmondsSELondon
Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

while the Cathedral itself is not really a must, the terrace in front of it offers a nice view on the city and on the lake. located on the way between the railway station up and the old city down, you will anyway pass by here.

Thank r0landbrunner
Miami, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Small cathedral. It is worth a visit. Railway station is very close. It is a very religious building. It is walking distance from the lake.

Thank Albertomiami
Buffalo, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

A small cathedral compared to some nearby city counterparts, but well worth a short visit. Nicely restored showing architectural details and wonderful fresco painting.

Thank Don W
Mornington, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

With a lovely park around, this was enjoable to make my way to this edifice but not knowing anything about this cathedral I was surprised to find it was in such a state .

Thank desaintjean
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

It is under renovation until second half of 2016. There is a view from there too outside the church. A little disappointed.

Thank Ronald H
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Great architecture with beautiful drawings and paintings. . The place has rich art and history behind it.. The attraction is somewhat isolated so u have to walk a bit before u reach it.. If u are into historic places u will find this place worth a visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

Church was under repair and no entry was allowed. So diappointed, but the views from the front were amazing

Thank Fayola N

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