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Cattedrale di San Giusto

Piazza della Cattedrale 3, 34121, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 318 5411
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“roman temple” (6 reviews)
“bell tower” (7 reviews)
“steep walk” (6 reviews)
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Piazza della Cattedrale 3, 34121, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 318 5411
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Walking around the Hill of San Giusto we came upon this large stone Catholic Cathedral, from the outside the facade is beautiful and yet quite eclectic with a mixture of decorations, the nicest feature is the large double wheeled rose window above the main entrance...More

Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A pretty ordinary church for Italy, but the view from the top of the bell tower and the in situ Roman remains make it a must see. The church entrance and the tower use Roman spolia and the medieval tower is built around a grand...More

Thank SecondBestPriest
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having walked up from the town to see the castle, which wasn't open, we kept walking through the Memorial Gardens to the cathedral. A lovely building, so peaceful but atmospheric inside. We were also able to go up the bell tower, for the princely sum...More

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Several of the original Roman pillars are visible at the front of the church. The entrance door is framed by a Roman stone carving. The front face of the church has two partially visible cannon balls embedded in the stone facade, remnants from when Napoleon...More

Thank jeepers13192016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here with Demian Sem from Istranka Tours. Dem provided the interesting information around the history of this area and the building. We did not go in but I would've love to have gone up the tower, but we didn't have time.

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I thought the tower even more interesting than the main cathedral as it clearly betrays Roman origins

Thank Hornado
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Very interesting cathedral perched on the hilltop overlooking Trieste. Take a taxi to the church and save your energy for site seeing. The mosaics inside were amazing. A must see in Trieste. It is a short walk down the hill to Teatro Romano.

Thank kagatlin
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Perched way above the town, this church is a must see and well worth the climb through the winding streets. Inside, there are several different styles and eras of decor and the mosaics are particularly worth seeking out.

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This was our first entree into Italy and it was perfect. This church is actually three churches that have been joined together over time. The mosaic depicting Our Lady of the Assumption and Saint Just is beautiful. Outside is a memorial to World War I...More

Thank Stacy L
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Trieste marked the last Italian city of our trip and after seeing the cathedrals of Pisa, Florence, Bologna and Venice we headed up the (very, very), steep hill (although public transport is available), to get here more for the view than the cathedral, we were...More

Thank rconyard
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