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Massive

Biggest church in Brescia. Right in the middle of the piazza where everyone hangs out, especially... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David T
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Christchurch, New Zealand
via mobile
Expected more

This cathedral has the third largest dom in Italy. But inside is nothing interesting or... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
545medva
,
Budapest, Hungary
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1 week ago
“Massive ”
7 Nov 2017
“Expected more”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Via Cardinal Querini, Brescia, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Biggest church in Brescia. Right in the middle of the piazza where everyone hangs out, especially at night. Beside the older duomo or church.

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

This cathedral has the third largest dom in Italy. But inside is nothing interesting or breathtaking. The Duomo Vecchio (Old cathedral) is more interesting.

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

We have been in Italy for two weeks now and have seen quite a few of these duomo. The interior is nice but I have seen nice artwork on the ceiling in other duomo. We like the special cross door handle at the entrance and...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2016

The singular feature of this cathedral must surely be the monument to Pope Paul VI, located in Brescia because that was where the pope-to-be was born in 1897. Standing dominantly on the left-hand side of the cathedral, the monument depicts the Pope in the act...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2016

This church is not amazing, the usual beautiful church that every city has. But if you are in Brescia, you should try visiting it, it is ok.

Thank Diana I
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Reviewed 18 January 2016

I have never seen a duomo with so little decoration inside, and I am still unsure why this is the case with the Duomo of Brescia. Duomos are almost always free and somewhat interesting, so I do recommend a visit, especially if you can see...More

Thank JohnInItaly
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

It's the biggest church in this beautiful city. Incredible that construction was begun in 1604 and was completed in 1825. It was closed unfortunatly when I visited it.

Thank Sotiria09
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Reviewed 26 August 2015

Another great knock-your-socks-off Cathedral. I preferred next door for the deeper spirituality that is much rarer.

Thank Harold J
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Reviewed 25 June 2015

There is very little in this cathedral to distinguish it from any other - it is a working building (nothing wrong with that), but not really worthy of a tourist's time

Thank BigAnnII
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Reviewed 10 May 2015

A large Baroque cathedral built in the 1600-1700's and the dome finished in the 1820's, this building dominates Piazza Paolo VI. The interior is worth seeing with many nice works of art.

Thank kagatlin
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