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Cappella Di San Brizio (Duomo)

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Beautiful little chapel. I would have appreciated more info (in English) but even without it, I... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Somerset, United Kingdom
Mesmerizing Cathedral

A work of art, a very beautiful cathedral, impressive from outside and amazing in the inside, a... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
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Piazza del Duomo 26, 05018, Orvieto, Italy
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

Beautiful little chapel. I would have appreciated more info (in English) but even without it, I found visiting the chapel to be a moving experience - you cannot help but be affected by the thought of the other visitors who have prayed there over the...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

A work of art, a very beautiful cathedral, impressive from outside and amazing in the inside, a must sea in this region.

Thank Ouri B
Reviewed 11 July 2018

The Duomo di Orvieto is one of the most impressive cathedrals in Italy. However, when inside this beautiful space be sure to set aside enough time to admire and meditate on the frescoes by Luca Signorelli. On each wall is a brilliant depiction of the...More

1  Thank Peter S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Goodness gracious how many Apocalypses did I see as I toured Italian churches? Many, but none in as much closeup detail as the San Brizio chapel in Orvieto's duomo. I was told that this set of Apocalypse frescoes was known to Michelangelo and informed his...More

2  Thank John H
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Great inside here the paintings still look so fresh and vibrant it’s incredible when you think how old they are!

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

The ceiling of this chapel is absolutely amazing! The waiting tell Biblical stories. The judgement day panels are quite striking.

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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

What a BEAUTIFUL Duomo! The sheer height makes it appear larger than it is but the colors and art are just amazing. It’s a must see when in Orvieto

2  Thank houstontravelingfool
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Painting no a painting is one thing, but all four walls of a chapel? With a story as big and complex as Signorelli did? Just amazing and incredible to look at and understand what he faced. The work is beautiful, detailed and awesome.

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Reviewed 26 May 2018

For 5 euros you can get an inclusive ticket for the duomo (with a short explanation in a brochure in English) of the highlights of the interior (the entire interior is a "highlight" in my opinion). Outstanding frescos and statues. Also included are the 3...More

2  Thank nonamect
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Three centuries to complete. Amazing work of art. It is worth the trip to Orvieto to see the Duomo. Hire the official guide if you want to appreciate the meaning of the exterior of the church.

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