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Cattedrale di San Giusto

Piazza della Cattedrale 3, 34121, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 318 5411
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“bell tower” (10 reviews)
“roman temple” (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

Yeah. That's about it really. Worth paying €1.50 to walk up the bell tower and get a good view. There are a few steps (I think I counted 75 but ot entirely accurate)

Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 4 days ago

The old areas of this town are very historical. Worth a visit to get the atmosphere. Take time to read the historical information on view.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks to TA reviewers, we did not consider walking to the cathedral. Unless you are a mountain goat, take the bus! Interesting church built on Roman temple with Roman remains opposite. Mosaics are impressive.

Thank debbieconsett
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love a good European church, and this one didn't disappoint. Free entrance and wow - those mosaics inside. The purple and gold mosaic was beautiful. We didn't go up to the bell tower but walked the walls of the castle (a short walk from...More

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

apart from offering beautiful views of Trieste, this cathedral is beautifully created with a unique interior. the intricacies of design of the altar and the vintage feel of the organs makes the cathedral very beautiful.

Thank Indraneel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Romanian church located on the hill above the city. In the church yard there is Lapidarium museum with ancient collection.

Thank 110marjan
Reviewed 3 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 4 weeks 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 11 July 2017

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
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