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A medieval building that combines well to the Duomo for fabulous effect

The joining of the two buildings wasn't only for visual effect but in medieval times the joining... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Darrel J
,
Perth, Australia
Como at its best

The Cathedral place is one of the most attractive places in Como: Beside the Cathedral (Duomo) you... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2016
BURGWIN
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 weeks ago
“A medieval building that combines well to the Duomo for fabulous effect”
23 Oct 2016
“Como at its best”
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Como, Italy

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The joining of the two buildings wasn't only for visual effect but in medieval times the joining & cooperation of commerce & the church Graceful piece of architecture

Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The Cathedral place is one of the most attractive places in Como: Beside the Cathedral (Duomo) you can find the Broletto, a fine building with arcades ...

1  Thank BURGWIN
Reviewed 16 January 2016

The Broletto is located just next to the cathedral. It dates back to medieval times, when it was used as the municipality of Como. Its most striking feature are the ancient arches, which have been lovingly restored to their original look, from several centuries ago.

3  Thank TheShis
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Building boasts a Gothic façade with polychrome marble from the quarries of Lake Como, flanked by ca ivic tower made of rusticated stone. The building was erected in 1215. If you walk by stop for a while and have a look at it, if it...More

1  Thank JJAA54
Reviewed 1 August 2015

Location of Il Broletto, right next to Il Duomo, is remarkable because at the time both were built, Church and State were more likely rivals than co-operative neighbors. The tower is very well-preserved and there is an adjacent open cloistered area, with some enclosed rooms...More

1  Thank Quasimama
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Located right next to the Cathedral of Como in the central Piazza Duomo, Broletto this is a historic building and artistically important value, its strength is not that peculiarity is given by the beautiful arches that make the environment together with the church superlative.  

1  Thank Magellano81
Reviewed 7 January 2015

Broletto is so nice, located near Catheral. It's original, historical .It was built in the Gothic-Romanesque with Renaissance elements

Thank iAdriano
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