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Cattedrale di Sant'Emidio

Address: Piazza Arringo, Ascoli Piceno, Italy
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Religious Sites, Historic Sites, Cultural
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New Jersey
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

They don't make cathedrals like this anymore. Take the time and tour the cattedrale. It's absolutely beautiful!

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England
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Thanks to others recommendations, we sought out the Duomo on our short visit to Ascoli Piceno. The mosaics in the crypt were well worth seeing.

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Cugnoli, Italy
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83 reviews 83 reviews
52 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

If you are in Ascoli Piceno you cannot miss a visit to this beautiful Cathedral. Make sure you go down to see the Crypt, you can't really describe the beauty of it, you have to see for yourself.

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Oss, The Netherlands
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This is a nice, well maintained Duomo that certainly is worth the visit when you are in Ascoli.The well lit crypte is the nicest part to visit where you can experience a mystical feeling.

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turnerjs08
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38 reviews 38 reviews
15 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I absolutely love this church, with its blue ceiling and paintings, great for a visit, religious or not

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Rome, Italy
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67 reviews 67 reviews
22 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We visited the Duomo during Carnival time in Italy. I did not expect it to be so beautiful inside. The ceiling is lovely. The statue located below is also very nice. We were told that the Duomo was built on an old Roman temple hence the reason for the downstairs. You can still see the old roman passageways near the... More

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Astana, Kazakhstan
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

This is a "not to be missed" stop on your tour of the Marche. Beautiful open square, great museum, many cafes and wonderful views from the outdoor seating areas. It is quaint, yet you can see how easy it would be to live there and enjoy the surroundings -beaches-antiquities and still feel like you have all the modern necessities we... More

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Chamonix, France
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232 reviews 232 reviews
77 attraction reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

The Duomo is very beautiful outside,but you'll never imagine what you'll find inside.....a wonderfully decorated blue ceiling and don't miss to visit the crypt which has finely carved columns ,mosaics and a statue.

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24 reviews 24 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

The cathedral seems to have new, or newly restored, large mosaics which are fantastic and worth a visit. The crypt is also interesting - well lit so you can see how extensive it is.

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Milan, Italy
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63 reviews 63 reviews
9 attraction reviews
220 helpful votes 220 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

At the Baptistery next to the Duomo you can reserve a guided tour. The guide was very good and patient and really liked his job and sharing his knowledge. And told us so many interesting things about the churches in Ascoli Piceno. We adults learned a lot. Our children liked his tale, which they too could appreciate. If you visit... More

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