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“Very Nice crypt” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Duomo di Salerno

Duomo di Salerno
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Salerno and Paestum Full-day Coach Tour from Sorrento
Ranked #1 of 68 things to do in Salerno
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Nocera Superiore, Italy
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Very Nice crypt”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

The crypt is worth the visit, the cathedraL itself is a very basic.

One of the more interesting places in the old center.

Visited July 2013
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“An interesting place”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Definitely worth a visit. Unfortunately the most interesting right) side was closed off when we were there, but the courtyard and the outside are quite striking.

Visited July 2013
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Johnson City, New York
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“don't miss the crypt !”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

Magnificent, the crypt has the remains of St Matthew. There is the central altar with the statue of Michelangelo Naccherino and on the side an altar with remains of Salernitan martyrs with statues of the same Naccherino. If you are in Salerno, must see, entrance is free of charge.

Visited May 2013
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“OPULENCE AT IT'S FINEST”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

We'll Salerno, you did it....even back around 1050 or so everything had to be gold, gold and oh, more gold......now don't get me wrong, if you love gold it's beautiful . The downstairs is something I've never witnessed.....I have seen many many churches in Italy, this one takes the prize for overkill......
All of Italy could be fed forever on the amount of gold and inlaid......
I'm happy I got the chance to see such a spectacle.....
It's also a burial ground for saints and popes.......so much for vowels of poverty....

Visited May 2013
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“Tales of the Crypt”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

Wow, you have to go downstairs to the crypt. One of the most beautiful views in Italy. After, try if you need a glass of wine or espresso, there is a little restaurant across from the entrance. We ordered a glass of wine and (I assume, the co-owner) brought us a plate of little sandwiches and treats. Really nice of them.

Visited May 2013
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