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Spectacularly beautiful. The frescoes surrounding the church were also amazing and in remarkably... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2018
Stephen D
Boca Raton, Florida
The highlight.

The first cathedral was built in the early 10th century in Ottoman style, but burnt down in 1174... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
Paul B
Maastricht, The Netherlands
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Piazza del Duomo 1, 39042, Bressanone, Italy
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Reviewed November 1, 2018

Spectacularly beautiful. The frescoes surrounding the church were also amazing and in remarkably fine condition. The original church was built around 980 AD in a Gothic/Romanesque style, but burned down. It was rebuilt in a Baroque style in 1745. Famous artist Paul Troger did some...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

The first cathedral was built in the early 10th century in Ottoman style, but burnt down in 1174. The church was rebuilt in Romanesque-Gothic style and was rebuilt in baroque style in mids of the 18th century. The two church towers are the symbol of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Truly incredible organ, acoustics, and an exceptional host! Beautiful decor and a high mass as it should be...

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

Tons of history surrounding this church. Not only is the inside beautiful but the surroundings are worth the time. The cloister hallways have magnificent frescoes and the ones on the ceiling are in marvelous shape. Very vibrant colors.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

We took a break from hiking and really enjoyed walking round the cathedral. Interesting corners and enclosed spaces as well as the church itself.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Very cool church, we didn’t know about it, until we where in the city square, well we could see the towers from a distance. Don’t miss it

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 29, 2018

The problem is one of which name to use. The Duomo di Bressanone is the Italian version, Cathedral of Brixen is the English version and the German is Brixner Dom All mean it is the Cathedral of this town called Bressanone or Brixen. This is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

It was beautiful inside and attractive outside, close to the splendid museum. I noted that some recent bishops had flowers left on their memorials, but pointedly none on that of the controversial WW2 era bishop.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

The Duomo di Bressanone is magnificent inside and out . The bishop was here in Bressanone for a very long period . This Duomo is a must see in Bressanone .

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed December 4, 2017 via mobile

The Basilica, Bell Tower and entire Piazza are fabulously decorated for Christmas, Gorgeous. There are horse carriage rides on weekends around town, 7 Eu for adults 5for kids.

Date of experience: December 2017
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