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Cattedrale di Santa Margherita

Piazza Santa Margherita 1, 01027 Montefiascone, Italy
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Do not miss the crypt

I did not think the church itself was particularly interesting although the dome is said to be one... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Fresco work at its best

It is a slow climb up the side streets to this very plane looking church. It is one inside you... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Ken N
Margate, United Kingdom
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Piazza Santa Margherita 1, 01027 Montefiascone, Italy
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

I did not think the church itself was particularly interesting although the dome is said to be one of the largest around. However, if you go around to the crypt below it is a different story. It has a domed stone ceiling and is arranged...More

Thank MeridianManchester
Reviewed 10 June 2017

It is a slow climb up the side streets to this very plane looking church. It is one inside you discover the real wonders. It has a very impressive dome roof with a painted domical ceiling under. In the centre is a blue panel with...More

Thank Ken N
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Very neo classic and very italian. Quite and free. I liked the interior better then the exterior. Good place to explain the RC tradition of 'confession' to my children.

Thank Jos L
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Very plain and austere on the outside and well worth a look inside, great dome and interior. Dominates the town

Thank David W
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Whether on the motorway or smaller roads approaching the town you will see the Cathedral Roof. Well worth taking a visit, the inside is very well preserved. Bit of a climb up but if you park at the bottom by the bus park there is...More

Thank Ray P
Reviewed 26 April 2016

The main cathedral was under renovation when we visited. However, the lower chapel was open. It's an interesting octagonal sanctuary. Very dark and old but with modern touches. There's a great view from the back piazza.

Thank Daryl C
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

How the Cattedrale survived to the present day is simple an act of God..... My first visit to a circular house of worship. The skylight windows in the dome let in beautiful light to a dark interior. Sit for a while and absorb the history...More

Thank Timothy W
Reviewed 5 December 2015

This is a very impressive Cathedral but wont take long to view it as there is very little to view within it , however at the entrance if you pay 1 Euro the lights in the Dome will illuminate for 15 Minutes and at night...More

Thank GKavanaghDublin
Reviewed 25 November 2014

Lost and looking to find Orvieto and GPS took us to this fabulous place! Cannot believe this isn't on every tourist trek! And so glad it wasn't as we were inside by ourselves for an hour! If you aren't religious, you will be after leaving...More

Thank Baxterp
Reviewed 4 July 2014

this town is easy navigated by walking and I came upon the Cathedral. A welcome break from the sun, look at the lovely stained glass

Thank micra03
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26 April 2016|
Response from GKavanaghDublin | Reviewed this property |
At this time of the year parking is readily available close to the sites .plenty of pay as you park spaces