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Interesting church and again so beautifully decorated. Lots of very similar buildings in the town... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
MalcH
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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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Beautiful Church

In part dating from the 15th century, but much altered since. On the outside there is a... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
wendyanddavid536
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Solihull, United Kingdom
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Largo Arcivescovado | At the Corner of Corso Italia and Via. P.R. Giuliani, Sorrento, Italy
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Interesting church and again so beautifully decorated. Lots of very similar buildings in the town but still worth a visit.

Thank MalcH
Reviewed 29 May 2018

In part dating from the 15th century, but much altered since. On the outside there is a three-tiered bell tower with a large majolica clock at the top. Inside there is an impressive painted ceiling, a striking bishop's throne dating to 1573 and beautiful wooden...More

Thank wendyanddavid536
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This Duomo, dedicated to the Saints Philip and James has a simple Romanesque exterior. It's interior is much more ornate with a beautiful painted ceiling and several interesting features. The highlight for me was the large, intricate nativity scene which incorporated a scene of everyday...More

Thank Jo_fr_Edmonton
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The Duomo dei San Filippo e Giacomo is quite an interesting church. It dates from around the 11th century, but has had a few facelifts since then. In fact it's rather simple when viewed from the outside and almost unimpressive. However once inside you sure...More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 6 July 2017

When I first saw this cathedral, originally built in the 11th century and rebuilt in the 15th century, I was unimpressed. Its simple Romanesque exterior lacks any kind of "wow" factor and the cramped location fails to beckon. The church stands behind a fence, wedged...More

Thank Rumples
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This is a beautiful Catherdral very ornate but very peaceful so much to look at and a perfect place to contemplate, a must if you visit Sorrento

Thank Bracken777
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Good church to visit rebuilt in 15th century. Ornate with stunning altars & ceilings. Don't miss the INTARSIA on the front entrance[turn around when you come in the .door]. This is a special craft famous in Sorrento. Another door half way on the right side....More

Thank CindyLou2013
Reviewed 26 September 2016

There is a very beautiful cathdral at the center of Sorrento - nice atmosphere quiet and full of works of art.

Thank IrenaR474
Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

An interesting if unspectacular church with a beautiful nativity model. There is also an altar and a statue outside dedicated to John Paul II.

Thank BerlinBummler
Reviewed 3 November 2015

An amazing church very ornate and stunning décor,the ceiling was amazing,it was a privilidge to be allowed to have a look round the church.

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