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Cattedrale di Santa Maria

Piazza Duomo, Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
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It's in the old town so you may as well drop in.

I found it not very inspiring or remarkable. But it takes only a minute to look in. Not a memorable... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Love a good church

We visited early afternoon during the week so there was no service going on. Beautiful, ornate and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Piazza Duomo, Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I found it not very inspiring or remarkable. But it takes only a minute to look in. Not a memorable visit.

Thank MCannock
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited early afternoon during the week so there was no service going on. Beautiful, ornate and sometimes quite eery church because of the size/height. Its right in the old town centre and difficult (at first) to find, but then you realise that you've probably...More

Thank travelbag3011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You will walk past this so many times when you are in Alghero so you might as well have a peek. We went in when mass was being said so could not get a proper walk around.

Thank Crocodile_Ddee
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth visiting It's great to see It's definitely a yes to see compared to other churches in this town and others Just have to find the main door to go in It's by the big cream columns up a set of steps

Thank Angus G
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Lovely cathedral but we visited on a Sunday morning when mass was just about to start so couldn't spend much time looking around.

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Not quite sure what other reviewers had been drinking before reviewing but this is a dark austere building inside, the cathedral in Cagliari is much more inspiring.

Thank Warwickchef
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This is a lovely cathedral to walk round and see the many different alters surrounding the outer walls. Very peaceful to sit and take it all in.

Thank lakelover908
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This cathedral is pretty austere, and as churches go rather modest. The architecture is not spectacular, but there are some beautiful statues and decorations inside.

Thank Alfred V
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Nice cathedral well located in downtown which was opened many times I was in Alhgero . For around 2€ you can walk up the bell tower. Originally built as Catalan Gothic. Inside it’s largely Renaissance, with some late-baroque baubles. Around cathedral you can find many...More

1  Thank duhoz
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Very atmospheric and real feel to this wonderfully old cathedral. It seems to be open all the time even at night. You can go up to the bell tower for a small fee. Didn't do it myself because a bit claustrophobic.

Thank HermajestyStHelens
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