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Gothic cathedral

Suprising nice Gothic Cathedral, with later additions and modifications (the only unchanged remains... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
thomasozbun
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Vicenza, Italy
Beautiful Old Church

We stopped in for a beautiful Saturday evening Mass. The Church is beautiful and has very nice... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Samiya7
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Hollywood, Florida
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Suprising nice Gothic Cathedral, with later additions and modifications (the only unchanged remains the tower). The annexed cloister is also worth visiting.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank thomasozbun
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a beautiful Saturday evening Mass. The Church is beautiful and has very nice painted ceilings.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Samiya7
Reviewed 26 September 2018

The Portuguese are known for their tiles in architecture. The Cathedral is a remarkable example. Pictures are NOT allowed inside. But, you have many photo opportunities outside, including the many tiers of steps and fountains leading one back down to the city.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mark W
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Not one of the magnificent cathedrals that can bee seen around Portugal but worth a visit. The best part of this building is the Cloisters spanning both the16th and 18th centuries

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

Well worth a short trip and it is lovely and cool inside. Look at the height of the roof and imagine them building it and painting it.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

The building as most in Portugal are in good shape and worthwhile to visit. We did like it. The difficulty in parking is always an issue

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 47carlosm
Reviewed 23 May 2018

... but not this one. Supposed to be the 2nd oldest in Portugal but, to my eye, had little to commend it. One for the cathedral buffs.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AndrewJMS
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Interesting history, combination of various styles. Try to collect some info before you visit, much more interesting than the bombastic stairs thing

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank cojotent
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Amazing architecture. Lamego is an adorable town to visit - make sure you go during the week if you want to do a little shopping - everything is closed on Sundays - but its all good and fun

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Lida L
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Cathedral de Lamego well located in the city center near to the museum. It appeared a bit cool while viewed from outside. In fact, it has long history and had been built in 1129. Internal redecoration works were carried inside from the 16th century and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank YTCHENG
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