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Address: Santander, 39002 Santander, Spain
Phone Number: 942-22-60-24
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A very interesting sight to see in Santander

The Cathedral is a beautiful building in the centre of Santander. The courtyard is delightful and contains some historic artefacts. The interior of the Cathedral is simple but... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Naomi Beth M
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Santander, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

An amazing building with Roman remains that can be visited. The cloisters are well-. worth visiting too!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Cathedral is a beautiful building in the centre of Santander. The courtyard is delightful and contains some historic artefacts. The interior of the Cathedral is simple but beautiful, a lovely quiet and cool spot in the city to sit and reflect for a while. The entrance fee is 1 euro per person, and is certainly worth it!

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Thank Naomi Beth M
Geneva, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

there is not really a lot to see in santander in general, the cathedral is not any exception. You get a handful of altars, a crypt which doesn't seem to be old and a cloister, but that's it. Santander would be rather the place to go for food (which almost always includes meat, so not for vegetarians) or the beach

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Stafford, united kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Lovely cathederal, well worth a visit as it is only one euro admission for adults and free for children

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Warsaw, Poland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 302 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

At least in comparison with some great Spanish cathedrals of Burgos, Toledo or Leon. Consists of 2 parts. The lower and older church, now the crypt, called Church of the Christ is more atmosperic. Main Gothic church was built in 13th century being renovated and extended throughout later centuries. Heavily damaged by a fire in 1941, it was reconstructed and... More 

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Thank KrisD_pl
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Close to the harbor in the center of center is this monument. Once inside it is surprisingly humble and smaller than expected. But watch all crafted details and the glass windows on the floor showing old remainings

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Coral Gables, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Magnificent , really beautiful . We visited after mass And there were young girls getting ready for First Communion. Families with parents, grandparents really Excited waiting for mass to start.

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Thank Esther I
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Worth a visit nice cathedral looks large from the outside but not so big inside. 1 euro to get in lots of history

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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

Visited the church last weekend when on an overnight stay in Santander. Lovely old building that is well worth a visit.

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Thank John G
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

Inside smells musty, the glass panel floor is fogged up is in the cloister area. Some serious attention is needed here to improve venterlation simce the inside is small hence not allowing for poor circulation of fresh air.

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