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Address: Dom Square, Szeged, Hungary
Phone Number: 3662420157
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A beautiful church from the 18th century. Blue and gold interior with marble floor. Large done and painted ceilings and beautiful alter. All worth going inside and viewing

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

A beautiful church from the 18th century. Blue and gold interior with marble floor. Large done and painted ceilings and beautiful alter. All worth going inside and viewing

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beatiful painted ceilings and walls and lovely stained glass windows with biblical themes. Very awe inspiring religious building.

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Thank Girish K
Central Hungary, Hungary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice church from the late 19th early 20th century. It is definitely worth a visit. It has real marble, which is rare here in Hungary where much of what looks from a distance like marble in churches is often just paint.

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Thank Progenitor
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Big and beautiful. Really very impressive. We didnt enter inside, but probably it is also very beautiful inside.

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Thank Ekaterina O
Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

We visited the Church with my family. If you like art, I definitely recommend as it has beautiful frescoes;) You can enter free and have a sit for a while and think about your life!;) Cheers!;)

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Thank Mihaly H
Bellaire, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Szeged was almost completely destroyed by the flooding Tisza river in 1879. Therefore, the reconstructed city is all relatively new, including the Votive Church, which was only completed in 1930. Located on Dom square, the church was erected in the place of the older Domotor church, of which only a tower (Domotor Tower) survives. The ample square allows a full... More 

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Kangaroo Island, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

The art in Hungary is so very different from Italy that it is difficult to not compare. Yet the distinctively Eastern European expression is captured gloriously in this Catholic Church.

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Thank NibbanAh
Keswick, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

You can see it from the motorway as Szeged is on the great plain. This remarkable building has a square in front that is home for the a famous summer festival.

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Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Lovely large Cathoic Church on Dom Square. Consecrated in 1930 it is a mixture of Roman, Gothic, and eastern Byzantine architecture. Has a pipe organ with 9040 pipes, image of Madonna dressed in shepherd's felt cloak and slippers. This information I garnered from the web because there in NO information available in the church. Entrance is however free. worth taking... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

The church is just beautifull! One of the most interesting in Hungary so a must visit! The exterior is realy special, so I had to walk all around it and take photographs from different angles.

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