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Plaza de Santa Maria, Lugo, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We last visited this cathedral 3 or 4 years ago and found it dark,dismal and uninviting! What a change.Clearly the council has spent money on this and other tourist attractions in the city, and to good effect.The self tour of the cathedral,and the museum,is excellent...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Margaret160606
Reviewed August 6, 2019

I visited this cathedral while walking the Camino Primitivo and it was a beautiful place to visit while in the "big city." I'm not Catholic, however, so when I tried to stay for the mass I found it was hard to commit to the whole...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Emily S
Reviewed July 14, 2019

You can see fresco on the ceiling and stained-glass windows. Please look photos and decide to whether to go inside or no.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed July 12, 2019

They now have an entrance change between certain hours. We went to say a few prayers for a friend. No exception was made. So we went to another church.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Anthony C
Reviewed June 14, 2019 via mobile

Calm, awesome ancient place. One of the most beautiful cathedrals we have seen in Northern Spain as it is not too OTT.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 13, 2019

You don´t need a great deal of time to visit but it is worth taking a look. We wandered around for about half an hour and would recommend the place.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank robin v
Reviewed May 3, 2019 via mobile

Artifacts from the 3rd century beautiful examples of the growth of Christianity from the Roman Empire forward. If you get a chance take the tour definitely worth it. some of the most amazing examples of relics of the ancient Church. Beautiful Altars, architecture representative of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank LGL941
Reviewed March 23, 2019

I visited here as a pilgrim and attended the evening service as well. It's a beautiful cathedral and the history surrounding the sacrament at the center of the altar was also really fascinating and has some really great examples of statues of the saints throughout....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Samuel H
Reviewed December 23, 2018

The cathedral of Lugo is located in the historical centre of the city, due to its prolonged construction this cathedral has a mixture of styles. The master Raymundo de Monforte started the works who were lasting from the year 1129 until the year 1273. He...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hans-jaguar
Reviewed October 22, 2018

The cathedral in Lugo is by no means amongst the most spectacular cathedrals in Spain, but is interesting principally for the painted ceiling above the high altar. Otherwise the choir occupies the centre of the nave and obstructs the view of the cathedral reducing an...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David B
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Response from robin v | Reviewed this property |
Lots of parking close by, one just outside the wall behind the plaza in front of the cathedral