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A beautiful place with a lot of tourists

A really beautiful and spectacular cathedral ! You can’t visit Palma withou stoping by. It’s lots... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
AnnaChi15
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Chicago, Illinois
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Imperious and Worth a Visit

This was a lovely and well maintained Cathedral in a nice town. You can just feel the history of it... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
peetajohn
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

This cathedral keeps its Romanesque style as there was no money to update it to Gothic or Baroque. Most of the frescos are now in Barcelona or NY or Boston or LA so not much left to see.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RoBertie
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

A really beautiful and spectacular cathedral ! You can’t visit Palma withou stoping by. It’s lots of tourist so be here early for som more space.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AnnaChi15
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We looked in at the Cathedral as we were staying close by. It is a pretty plain Cathedral inside but there is much architectural work to look at. There is not much written in English so you have to be able to work it out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

This was a lovely and well maintained Cathedral in a nice town. You can just feel the history of it - the biggest downside is that there is very little written in English, unless you buy a special guidebook. However we really enjoyed our visit,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank peetajohn
Reviewed 25 June 2018

This is a nice old cathedral in a smallush old town in which there is not much to see. 15-20 minutes is enough for a visit

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jusaja
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Lovely cloister and bell tower. A hidden gem. Relaxing. Take your time to enjoy and hopefully miss tour buses

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank fudgbug
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Certain times of the day -during the season- watch the bell tower when it rings, a panel opens and closes to protect the ancient bells from the weather. Believe they raise the panels at noon only. Interesting Cathedral, worth a visit. Dont miss the museum,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Debbybcn
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Every time that I enter at La Seu d'Urgell romanic style Cathedral I feel that is more elegant and impressive. Their clear lines and their solid aspect generate an ancient times remember experience -specially in mid day or evening time in sunny days-. If you...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JordiSeb
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Knnown for its age, was neat but more hyped. Sorry but i would skip the town and head to Salardu! Go to museum within it.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank lajolla1
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We were just walking around and stopped in. The place was amazing, both in terms of the cathedral as well as the museum. The quality of the artifacts rivaled the best of a major museum without the crowds.

Date of experience: May 2017
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