We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
This is a no-brainer!

This is the main cathedral in Cremona. The belltower lies just in front of the cathedral. The... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Brunswick, Maine
Beautiful Inside And Out

Located on in a large plaza with serval interesting buildings including the separate Baptismal... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Read all 149 reviews
All photos (319)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“bell tower”(3 reviews)
“tallest”(2 reviews)
“facade”(2 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Piazza del Comune 2, 26100 Cremona, Italy
+39 0372 406391
Reviews (149)
Filter reviews
14 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews bell tower tallest facade city cathedral
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 14 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is the main cathedral in Cremona. The belltower lies just in front of the cathedral. The square in front of the cathedral is a beautiful example of Italian architecture. The cathedral itself is beautiful. We have attended service on Sunday morning and the interior...More

Thank Johnnnny_G
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Located on in a large plaza with serval interesting buildings including the separate Baptismal. This is a must see when in Cremona. We first visited the Baptismal which is also a must see. This is a lovely Cathedral, peaceful and serene we just took our...More

Thank CDM49
Reviewed 15 July 2018

This is a magnificent and imposing church and bell tower constructed mostly on bricks. The tower is one of the taller of this kind in Europe and is visible from many miles before approaching the tow. A view from the square and the tour around...More

Thank marcopolo111
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Worth visiting, a small but charming square with the Cathedral surrounded by several nice buildings and a magnificent tower.

Thank fmbmarques
Reviewed 21 November 2017

I have chosen to review the Bell Tower separate from the Cathedral. It is magnificent enough to stand on its own and it has a separate entrance. The tower is the third tallest brickwork tower in the world. It is crowned with an intricately designed...More

Thank DonPaulo
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The cathedral has got a facade which is extraordinary. With two row of loggias, in the middle 3 statues, it is beautiful. When you get inside, you will wonder how monumental this cathedral is, and how it is decorated.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 26 October 2017

lovely square with a fantastic church it's absolutly massive inside,there was a service going on but lots of lovely artwork and decor awe inspiring take your camera.

Thank robertpannell
Reviewed 18 October 2017

It is beautiful to sit in the piazza and gaze at the facade. Preferably eating ice cream from the gelateria on the corner. Inside, the church is equally fascinating. We didn't go up the 510 steps of the tower but there are apparently great views...More

Thank dereks135
Reviewed 23 January 2017

An imposing cathedral, a medieval market discrete, in a quiet town like soul of the Virgin Mary.A very tall belfry with a unique medieval clock

Thank Viocalatorul
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Light a candle, sit and relax in quiet contemplation and say a prayer. Let peace wash over you as you marvel at stained glass windows.

Thank HazelLewis
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 nearby hotels
Hotel Duomo
233 reviews
.04 km away
Hotel Impero
283 reviews
.11 km away
Hotel Astoria Cremona
24 reviews
.14 km away
Delle Arti Design Hotel
255 reviews
.20 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 348 nearby restaurants
Il Violino
590 reviews
.06 km away
Metropolitan Bar
230 reviews
.01 km away
Osteria del Melograno
525 reviews
.13 km away
La Sosta
465 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 83 nearby attractions
Cattedrale di Cremona e Torrazzo
1,640 reviews
.03 km away
Museo del Violino
959 reviews
.24 km away
Piazza del Comune
221 reviews
.02 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Santa Maria Assunta Cathedral staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines