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Worth a visit if you are in town.

We were a little disappointed when arriving at the front of the Cathedral to see it covered... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2015
Bessiegal
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Presteigne, United Kingdom
The bells were ringing!

I timed my visit to the bell tower to catch the mid day campanile and impressive it was. Apart from... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2014
sdjrdavidtharby
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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 July 2015

Very nice cathedral in amazing place in Alghero old city district. Near to the port, beach and beautiful sea. The people can sit in the hall in different places in form of cross. The crucifix is in central part. Nice, cool climate inside in hot...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 15 May 2015

This is an extremely old cathedral and well worth a visit. It was very quiet whilst we were there and therefore easy to get around and see everything.

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 19 March 2015

Alghero, elevated to the status of the city in 1501, was then without a temple large enough to serve as the cathedral of the new diocese and the bishops resided there until the 30s of the XVI century, which goes back the start of the...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank Vittoria P
Reviewed 18 March 2015

We were a little disappointed when arriving at the front of the Cathedral to see it covered completely in scaffolding. Don't worry just walk around the corner and you enter at the back of the alter. Certainly worth a visit if you are in Alghero.

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank Bessiegal
Reviewed 6 February 2015

Went to my brother's wedding at the church. Beautiful church in a beautiful city. Build in 500's! The town is awesome, the people are so nice and friendly.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank mapandtom
Reviewed 7 October 2014

This church has a wonderful feel. There was no part that was not accessible. While strolling in the streets of Alghero in the evening the doors of the were open and we visited. Worth a moment.

Date of experience: September 2014
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Reviewed 22 September 2014

I timed my visit to the bell tower to catch the mid day campanile and impressive it was. Apart from the wonderful sound the views are great but photography difficult due to surrounding anti pigeon netting. Historic tower and a delightful guide who gave me...More

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank sdjrdavidtharby
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Do this early in trip. Paid €5 for museum and bell tower view. The museum bit is kinda dull and small, the church itself tho is nice but main attraction is view from top of bell tower.

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank padraic_brennan
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Entrance to the cathedral is free and for a €3 charge we had a very informative guided tour of the of the bell tower. The view from the top is well worth the climb up the narrow spiral stairs.

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank lawol59
Reviewed 1 September 2014

This old cathedral like many others of its kind, is a quiet retreat from the city outside. It does however also offer great views over the rooftops of Alghero from the bell tower which can be accessed for just 3 Euro which also includes a...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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