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Pontificia Basilica Cattedrale

Piazza Duomo 12, 72100 Brindisi, Italy
+39 0831 521157
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If there is one thing to see in Brindisi

Honesty Brindisi has a lot of work to do as the town outside of the center is not welcoming at all... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Greg_Presley
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Impressive piazza

The cathedral occupies one side of the Duomo piazza which is an imposing square surrounded by... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Michael R
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“old town” (4 reviews)
“worth a visit” (2 reviews)
“piazza” (2 reviews)
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Piazza Duomo 12, 72100 Brindisi, Italy
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+39 0831 521157
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Honesty Brindisi has a lot of work to do as the town outside of the center is not welcoming at all and looks dodgy. The cathedral is probably one of the few reasons to visit Brindisi as it is massive, quite hidden inside the old...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018

The cathedral occupies one side of the Duomo piazza which is an imposing square surrounded by historic buildings. The inside of the cathedral is somewhat plain compared to other Italian cathedrals but nevertheless worth visiting. It has a quite, peaceful ambience. The cathedral was originally...More

Thank Michael R
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

This place has really touched my heart. The piazza outside and the buildings and the column in the centre are very beautiful and special, almost magical, in the night and impressive in the day. Watch out for cars, crossing piazza from different directions, though.

Thank A Z
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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

The square is very historic and the buildings are more interesting on the outside than inside. The virgin in the column is serene against the blue sky

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Reviewed 28 May 2017

It is old and impressive and not designed for tourists but it is worth seeing. Inside was plain bit outside it is quite impressive.Walk towards the harbor on Corso giuseppe garibaldi , take a left Piazza Vittorio Emanuele and walk along the water until you...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2017

This cathedral, dedicated to Teodosio was built originally nearly 1000 years ago but it was nearly destroyed by an earthquake 300 years ago and partially by the allied bombing in 1944. It has been reconstructed with a mixed style and it is attractive, especially for...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

In the summer you can see many different Italian weddings. One of the most interesting things I ever saw

Thank Elias M
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Reviewed 13 June 2016

Delightful place to hand around and walk around in a very comfortable location. Easy to spend a few hours around here

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Reviewed 28 May 2016

The Pontificia Basilica Cattedrale is a church located within the small old town open square. A beautiful old façade, crypt, massive columns with high ceilings and intricately designed stained glass windows. There were also old paintings along the walls. Make a quick peak inside when...More

1  Thank FormerCaliBoy
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Reviewed 30 January 2016

Beautiful old catholic church with impressive architecture located in a beautiful square with many other historical buildings from where you reach easy at the" Colonne Terminali della Via Appia" a city symbol from XIV century.

Thank romancutza
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