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Duomo di Modena

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All reviews romanesque architecture beautiful cathedral rose window under renovation world heritage site patron saint old church main altar white marble free entry impressive building bell tower walk around worth a visit couple of hours crypt interior
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Typical of its age of building. It really deserves a visit, possibly guided as it has lots of different aspects and items not to be overlooked.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

reaching what is now part of Unesco is easy and interesting but I hate when they ask for money to see one of the billions of houses of God...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MarcoBrevi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is an imposing building from the outside but it is when you get up close that you see the intricacy and detail of the carvings. Lovely.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Thegreentrader
Reviewed 28 October 2018

The square is lovely, but it is the lions that make this special. There are at least 4 pairs on 4 sides -- and maybe another pair up high. They are wonderful -- each pair is different. The big guys on the piazza are fabulous....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank EB1199
Reviewed 22 October 2018

The tilting spire is mesmerising but as you enter the Duomo you are confronted with scaffolding to the roof. Still, it's worth a visit to the chapel behind the alter.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michael V
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely church with nice old artworks. Restoration goinng on everywhere so there was not much left for us to see. But, when the work is done, I believe it will be fascinating. Much more interesting than the big cathedrals.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lizhi X
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Wonderful stone carvings ... often of dreadful events (being eaten by lions!). The central part of the Duomo is being renovated but you can still appreciate the height and the stonework, in particularly a stone screen of Saints on the side wall. Services take place...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alsacienne
Reviewed 23 September 2018

When you go to Modena, you can't miss seeing the Duomo. It's truly lovely. We went at night, when it was closed, but it's great to just walk around and admire the architecture.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank freshairfan
Reviewed 14 September 2018

There are many incredibly impressive churches and cathedrals in Italy. If you are in Modena this is the one to visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Richard P
Reviewed 10 September 2018

The Cathedral of Modena is among the major monuments of Romanesque culture in Europe, recognized in 1997 by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, together with its Ghirlandina tower and the adjacent Piazza Grande. The Cathedral was founded on 9 June 1099 on the initiative...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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We think about 11€ each. Purchase at the front ticket office in front of the Duomo - but walk around to the rear entrances.
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