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Cathedral of Zamora

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Address: Plaza de la Catedral, S/N, 49001 Zamora, Spain
Phone Number: +34 980 53 06 44
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Go on a Monday evening and don't miss the little 'Museo Diocesano'.

Loved all about it,as they say in Spain "pequeño pero matón" = Little but FAB!!! When I came out it had just finished raining and the Rainbow was protecting the city.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 7, 2014
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

The best time to visit around sun set, the walk from Santa Clara all the way to the Cathedral is beautiful, with all the locals doing the walk all dressed up it's like an informal fashion show. when you arrive to the cathedral you can see a lot of work has been done to rejuvenate the area and preserve it,... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Situated on the top of the hill and with a park overlooking the Duero this is a beautiful Cathedral to visit. Although there are many churches in Zamora the Cathedral is worth a visit.

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This cathedral is absolutely gorgeous. It's very well preserved and has astonishingly beautiful tapestries! It's magnificent in every possible way but without being "crushing".

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Madrid, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Loved all about it,as they say in Spain "pequeño pero matón" = Little but FAB!!! When I came out it had just finished raining and the Rainbow was protecting the city.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The museum houses some impressive tapestries and with few more in the church too. Lovely coloured stone used in this cathedral.

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Mount Vernon, Maine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

Make sure to allow sufficient time to spend in the little museum attached to the cathedral. It is well worth, filled with religious art that is quite good and well displayed. Really more of an attraction than the cathedral itself.

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Pau, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

4 euros entrance for cathedral without extra museum Included hand set with good commentary. Frsutratlingly as usual loads about the religious bits but the actual architecture and wooden carved chairs /doors etc don't get a mention hardly. Don't miss the tapestry rooms on the upper floor

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Lisboa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Wonderful building with its giant "dome." But best of all are the extraordinary tapestries on the upper floor of the museum. These medieval Flemish treasures show scenes from the Trojan War, scenes in the life of the founder of the Tarquin dynasty in early Rome plus scenes from the Jesus miracle of the olive garden. I saw them first some... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

The cathedral is rather nice, with a fantastic dome (looks great from the outside and reminds me of various Byzantine church domes). There are some excellent choir stalls, with good carvings (some are described as 'earthy', which I think is a polite way of saying they depict a more realistic view of life and love.... There's the usual assortment of... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

This old cathedral is really beautifully restored and is well worth the 2 Euros entrance charge (for pensioners.)

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Address: Plaza de la Catedral, S/N, 49001 Zamora, Spain
Phone Number: +34 980 53 06 44
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile and Leon  >  Province of Zamora  >  Zamora

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