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All reviews romanesque style nice roman worth a visit worth the effort old church frescoes restored interior bishop century unattractive tourists
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This little Basilica di Sant’Abbondio is a lovely piece of architecture its very nice inside and well maintained

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 827martinob
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Another architectural gem in a country loaded with architectural gems. This is a must do when in Como. Worth while!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank coachee1313
Reviewed 14 October 2018

The basilica is a little bit outiside the city centre but easy to reach anyway. The plainness is impressive and captivating. the church building has a powerfull size. The remaining wallpaintings are well preserved. When you are in Como I recommend to go there and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mhaushh14
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Superb example of Romanesque style architecture, one of the most ancient basilicas in Lombardy! Not to be missed

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Chichi512
Reviewed 18 September 2018

This is the oldest church in Como and the condition of its fabric is very impressive. Much of the external decoratuive carving is 11th C and looks now as if it was done last year. The church is very peaceful and welcoming.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank blbttl74
Reviewed 15 September 2018

being a major witness to romanesque architecture in Northern Italy; the exterior is beautifully decorated, the austere interior spatially impressive, but for us (because of momentary form?) the gothic frescoes in the apse (by no means outstanding works) held particular interest.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gerhard1945
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We arrived on the celebration day of Saint Abbondio which was a surprise. It may not be the most extravagant church but it was peaceful and a quiet place for contemplation. Take time out to reflect on your journey away from all the tourists.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RhiannonLeMar
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Church on the outside is rather plain but inside has a very ornate altar and a number of frescoes in the main section of the church.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Greg B
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

It’s one of the most beautiful and historical church which I’ve visited in como . It is definitely worth the visit .

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank SuvirB3
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Very imposing from the outside and impressive inside. It is free to enter the Basilica. We were more impressed with interior than Milan's Il Duomo. Lots of artwork, statues etc. Very colourful windows. A must see if you are visiting Como. Situated on a square...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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