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Address: Via Cattedrale, Lugano, Switzerland
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Lovely architecture.

Small cathedral. It is worth a visit. Railway station is very close. It is a very religious building. It is walking distance from the lake.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Small cathedral. It is worth a visit. Railway station is very close. It is a very religious building. It is walking distance from the lake.

Thank Albertomiami
Arzier, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Another religious building, the city is full of them, old and interesting frescos, some are famous, others less so, and a very Italian style of iornate nternal architecture, reminiscent of Rome.

Thank Jim C
Buffalo, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

A small cathedral compared to some nearby city counterparts, but well worth a short visit. Nicely restored showing architectural details and wonderful fresco painting.

Thank Don W
Mornington, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

With a lovely park around, this was enjoable to make my way to this edifice but not knowing anything about this cathedral I was surprised to find it was in such a state .

Thank desaintjean
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

It is under renovation until second half of 2016. There is a view from there too outside the church. A little disappointed.

Thank Ronald H
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Great architecture with beautiful drawings and paintings. . The place has rich art and history behind it.. The attraction is somewhat isolated so u have to walk a bit before u reach it.. If u are into historic places u will find this place worth a visit

1 Thank mujamai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

Church was under repair and no entry was allowed. So diappointed, but the views from the front were amazing

Thank Fayola N
Windsor, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

A must do visit in Lugano. The frescoes and paintings are amazing with so much to take in. Peaceful. Lovely architecture.

Thank Shaun S
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016

A very beautiful cathedral though it was under renovation but beautiful architecture and a lovely view of the lake lugano from near the cathedral and saw some amazing beautiful trees also nearby.

Thank Monmalh
Vyskov, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

I didn´t know that the cathedral is under renovation, but the doors were open...so I entered. The "church" part is at the end of the corridor and it is very nice, but small - you don´t need more than few minutes.

Thank Cervenovlaska

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