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Cattedrale di San Sabino

Piazza Odegitria, Bari, Italy
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Piazza Odegitria, Bari, Italy
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"basilica of st"
in 6 reviews
"romanesque cathedral"
in 2 reviews
"entry fee"
in 2 reviews
"old town"
in 11 reviews
"romanesque style"
in 3 reviews
"great architecture"
in 3 reviews
"nice visit"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 5 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 2 reviews
"visiting bari"
in 3 reviews
"nicholas"
in 10 reviews
"century"
in 7 reviews
"centuries"
in 4 reviews
"remains"
in 6 reviews
"basement"
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"aisle"
in 2 reviews
"ruins"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

More Bari history, again best to visit with a guide to appreciate the history of the building. Details of the architecture etc well worth a visit. Regards David B

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If nearby, there is enough of interest here to be worth walking in to explore it. Not worth being a destination IME though.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The church is very simple, nothing very special except the crypte and the beautiful ceiling. Alone for this worthwhile to visit.

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

The Cathedral of St. Sabinus is Romanesque structure built in the 12th century. Much like the Basilica of St. Nicholas it was redecorated in the Baroque style `and then undecorated in the 20th century. There are still some fragments of frescoes. Underneath the church are...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Nice Byzantine Cattedrale di San Sabino, built in the late 12 century, a Romanesque style by the Normans and constructed on the ruins of an old Bzantine cathedrale destroyed in the 11 century.

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

If you have limited time and need to choose between the Cathedral and San Nicola Church, choose the latter. But nevertheless, it's an impressive building, with great architecture and nice art inside. You can also go into the crypts to see another smaller (and more...More

Thank Vladimir1998
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

It is worthwhile visiting this cathedral. The entrance is free and it is big enough to spend some time in. There is a crypt as well.

Thank Karen H
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

The Cathedral is very plain on the inside but the crypt is worth a view. We went in hoping to see the mosaics mentioned in other reviews, but access must have been closed as we missed them. In the crypt we saw the remains of...More

Thank Tony M
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

The real cathedral of Bari has been "forgotten" during centuries because of the celebrity of San Nicola, but it's also an amazing example of romanesque architecture.

Thank Óscar M
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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Another must see in Bari. Its near to the Basilica San Nicola church. We only saw outside because church was closed at this time. Simple but beautiful church in Bari old town

Thank Anita N
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