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Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore

Piazza Vecchia 6, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
+39 035 223327
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Piazza Vecchia 6, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
+39 035 223327

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very pituresque church! Don't forget to pass it through - and photo not only with the red but as well with the white lions!

Thank Trudovoi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful cathedral located in the old town of Bergamo or as the Italians call it the tall city. The old town is reached by a train called a funicular. The walls and ceilings are painted with beautiful icons. The cathedral dates back to the...More

Thank Svetoslav S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was one of the first churches/cathedrals I saw in Italy and even after seeing others, this one remains unforgettable for me, it was very beautiful, really amazing!

Thank Beka M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautifully decorated! The golden and colourful decoration give it a very special light and beauty. Don’t miss it

Thank Joana S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stunning tapestries and architecture! It is located on Piazza Duomo, on the edge of Piazza Vecchia in Citta Alta, adjacent to Cappella Colleoni. The walls were covered with such intricate details. The Duomo next door is also fabulous!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beautiful place, has to be seen to be believed and appreciated- a definite must do whilst in Bergamot

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Both outside and inside are spectacular. Outside there are statues and columns of different color marble and stone. Inside I was impressed by the tapestries and intricate wood worked confessional, as well as the paintings. I arrived at nine when they first opened and had...More

Thank Hitcher84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will be blown away with the interior of this amazing place . Leave yourself a couple of hours to soak up the magificient tapestries around this church. When I visited there was a painting of the great flood ready to hang following its restoration,...More

Thank Patrick J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent about 45 minutes in and outside of the Basilica with our guide. The history is very interesting and there is also a shrine dedicated to Pope John XXIII. There is also a chapel attached to the basilica with some interesting history If you...More

Thank chuckb1951
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its worth to go inside it's very beautiful church, take a look on the fance also, as its special. Its worth going

Thank Joanna P
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Sharon H
18 February 2017|
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Response from Dm2211 | Reviewed this property |
No they do not
23 June 2016|
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Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
Ladies best to cover their shoulders and gentlemen should wear at least long shorts. It is always in the interest of everybody to wear decent attire when visiting churches. Worst case scenario, ladies will be given shawls... More
2 April 2016|
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Response from Colette O | Reviewed this property |
yes I think it was a Sunday when we were there