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Impressive piazza

The cathedral occupies one side of the Duomo piazza which is an imposing square surrounded by... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Michael R
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Worth a visit

The square is very historic and the buildings are more interesting on the outside than inside. The... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
richmou
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London
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Piazza Duomo 12, 72100 Brindisi, Italy
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Beautiful and a round the corner from our accommodation. It seems to be constantly open. There is a skeleton relic but I don't know who it's supposed to belong to. We went in to take a look one night and an Itslian lady started talking...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This cathedral, dedicated to Teodosio was built originally nearly 1000 years ago but it was nearly destroyed by an earthquake 300 years ago and partially by the allied bombing in 1944. It has been reconstructed with a mixed style and it is attractive, especially for...More

2  Thank marcopolo111
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

It is a very nice square, with some stories that are worth knowing, ranging from the Templars and going through the more recents facts related to the Balcanic wars.

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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Honesty Brindisi has a lot of work to do as the town outside of the center is not welcoming at all and looks dodgy. The cathedral is probably one of the few reasons to visit Brindisi as it is massive, quite hidden inside the old...More

Thank Greg_Presley
Reviewed 26 May 2018

The cathedral occupies one side of the Duomo piazza which is an imposing square surrounded by historic buildings. The inside of the cathedral is somewhat plain compared to other Italian cathedrals but nevertheless worth visiting. It has a quite, peaceful ambience. The cathedral was originally...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This place has really touched my heart. The piazza outside and the buildings and the column in the centre are very beautiful and special, almost magical, in the night and impressive in the day. Watch out for cars, crossing piazza from different directions, though.

Thank A Z
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

The square is very historic and the buildings are more interesting on the outside than inside. The virgin in the column is serene against the blue sky

Thank richmou
Reviewed 28 May 2017

It is old and impressive and not designed for tourists but it is worth seeing. Inside was plain bit outside it is quite impressive.Walk towards the harbor on Corso giuseppe garibaldi , take a left Piazza Vittorio Emanuele and walk along the water until you...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This cathedral, dedicated to Teodosio was built originally nearly 1000 years ago but it was nearly destroyed by an earthquake 300 years ago and partially by the allied bombing in 1944. It has been reconstructed with a mixed style and it is attractive, especially for...More

2  Thank marcopolo111
Reviewed 26 July 2016

In the summer you can see many different Italian weddings. One of the most interesting things I ever saw

Thank 620eliasm
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Delightful place to hand around and walk around in a very comfortable location. Easy to spend a few hours around here

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Reviewed 27 May 2016

The Pontificia Basilica Cattedrale is a church located within the small old town open square. A beautiful old façade, crypt, massive columns with high ceilings and intricately designed stained glass windows. There were also old paintings along the walls. Make a quick peak inside when...More

1  Thank FormerCaliBoy
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