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Address: Plaza Juan XXII New Cathedral Patio Chico, 4, 37008 Salamanca, Spain
Phone Number: 923-21-74-76
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New and Old Cathedrals

The two cathedrals, are together at that will evaluate as a whole. admission is paid but provided an audio book in their mother tongue. The same is easy use and ergonomic. With so... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
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Castelo Branco District, Portugal
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Castelo Branco District, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

The two cathedrals, are together at that will evaluate as a whole. admission is paid but provided an audio book in their mother tongue. The same is easy use and ergonomic. With so much to see, the various pieces of art, mostly of the century XI to XIV are fantastic. The architecture is amazing and great. Visit and imagine that... More 

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

The newer Basilica is worth visiting but the gem is the attached older but smaller Cathedral. The latter has some wonderful preserved medieval wall painting which are not to be missed. The audioguide was particularly useful and authoritative-sounding, though his pronounciation of the artist Titian's name left one wondering just how much he actually knew.

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

This is a combo ticket with the Old Cathedral that is adjacent; impressive gothic church with good audio presentation included in the price

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Wangaratta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Great Cathedral in Old Town District. Beautifully constructed and maintained. It is definitely worth a visit.

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Albany, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Be sure to pay the entrance fee to the New Cathedral in order to see the beautiful Old Cathedral. Audio guides are included to help the appreciation of these two sites. You can jump ahead to the next narration if you have a limited amount of time. Be sure to ask for a slight senior discount if you're over 65.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Some info from the audio was helpful, some was tedious- feel free to skip through some of the stops.

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Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

first of all this is how you get to enter to the old one which is really much more beautiful. But the new one is also nice.

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Penfield, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Translation available in numerous languages. While there, we happened upon a wedding being performed among the tourists. Lots and lots of history.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Not sure why this is reviewed seperately from the old cathedral, they're effectively one building with one admission. Interesting and beautiful, but don't miss the Ieronimus Tower (paid for outside the cathedrals), giving stunning rooftop views of the outside and inside of both cathedrals.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Step though a door and you go from the Old Cathedral to the New Cathedral of Salamanca. The new section is probably not as fascinating as the old, but still worth a stop. You really can't see one without the other. Highlight for me was the beautiful cupola.

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