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Cathedral

Quant and cute Cathedral, gives you a sense for the age of the building in the area, worth a visit and just outside of town.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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Montepulciano, Italy
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Linz, Austria
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152 reviews
100 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

The Cathedral sits in the main square of Montepulciano a city with 14th cent walls. Two of the angels from the cathedral are in the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. The cathedral was constructed between 1594 and 1680 Now why can't Trip Advisor find Montepulciano Cathedral but only the Italian version but I'm not writing in Italian?? There is... More 

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Thank rodneycs
Los Angeles, California
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1,758 reviews
1,155 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 341 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

The Duomo in Montepulciano is a splendid example of not judging "a book (or attraction) by the cover (outside). I hesitated going in but at my wife's gentle nudging we did - & the Duomo is simply a masterpiece site. Behind that frankly ugly outer facade is an interior w floors of dark marble, square supporting columns, art filled walls... More 

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Thank David B L
London, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

Yes, it is touristy but you must visit here. Well worth it and much better in person than any photo will do justice.

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Thank alswharton
Toronto, Canada
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103 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

After the long climb and past the multitude of shops the Duomo and the Piazza are quite special. A respite of quiet contemplation in this immense nave.

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Thank Chris S
Cordenons, Italy
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73 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

This is quite a grand looking church from the outside. It is down the hill from the town. Inside not extremely ornate but it was fun to visit.

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Thank DJH35
Southampton, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

What a wonderful and awe inspiring place, having visited the restaurant opposite several time we managed to find the Duomo open one evening so we slipped inside to have a look, wow, it's well worth a visit and the avenue of trees leading down to the Duomo is pretty impressive too.

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Thank Weekendartisan
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110 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

Worth a visit if in town in any case. Entry is free. The dome, while beautiful and cute inside, is nothing spectacular...

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Montepulciano, Italy
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

Quant and cute Cathedral, gives you a sense for the age of the building in the area, worth a visit and just outside of town.

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Thank wfretz22
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57 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Breathtaking! The outside of the Duomo is so beautiful and when we walked inside........it was truly stunning! The detail, structure, and elegance of the Duomo must be seen and appreciated!

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Thank Sue B
Caterham, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

The Duomo is very unassuming on the outside with a facade that looks like it has never been completed but inside it is huge and quite inspiring. Well worth the visit!

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