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Cattedrale di San Lorenzo

Via Cattedrale, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
+41 91 921 49 45
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Via Cattedrale, Lugano 6900, Switzerland
+41 91 921 49 45
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Nice cathedral opened after long time of renovation. It is beautifully located above the hill reached from the center of Lugano, halfway to the train station. You can even get a ride with the the funicular and get off halfway at the cathedral at a...More

Thank Mehdi J
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Every time I pass a church the feeling is that of serenity and this was no exception. Walking distance from the station, this church ought to be visited while on your way to the city center.

Thank Ritz2015
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Looks very impressive from the outside but unable to gain access. Not an easy building to photograph as there is not enough room on the terrace to get far enough back to get the full view.

Thank valleysgirl2015
Reviewed 27 May 2017

It was still being closed in April 2017, but you have to see it anyway - an ancient architecture + really amazing views on Lake Lugano.

Thank yegorb306
Reviewed 23 November 2016

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

Thank xfooey
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...More

Thank Carringtonfs
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
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...More

Thank r0landbrunner
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
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
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