Cathedral of Como (Duomo), Como

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The result of a nearly 400-year construction process that began in 1396, Cathedral of Como (Duomo) is one of the most complete and important examples of religious architecture in Italy's lakes region. Discover the many tapestry-lined alcoves within the 75 m (246 ft) tall building. From the plaza outside, admire the facade's intricate stone carvings. Its decorative stained-glass windows are typical of Gothic architecture. You can attend a daily church service the cathedral if you like. Add Cathedral of Como (Duomo) and other attractions to your Como trip itinerary using our Como road trip planning app .
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  • Read many reviews to see for details not one mentioned the dress code. No shoulders, no shorts for men and women, no miniskirts. Buy tickets online even if you are outside the Cathedral. Get the packa...  more »
  • Although I'm not a big fan of religious art and architecture, this cathedral is truly spectacular. The façade is elaborate and refined at the same time, while the back is embellished with a dome with a very peculiar shape. Inside there are beautiful tapestries, while the ceiling gives the feeling of human smallness in the face of the architectural greatness of the church. The Cathedral of Como must be visited absolutely if you are in the city.
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  • A typical Italian cathedral with all its grandiosity and beautiful works of art. Close to the castle and other central attractions in this medieval city. You can enjoy the re-enactments and procession in the evening at the main square.
  • Main cathedral of the Como city It is ancient and interesting to visit. The green roof and the statues complete the image of the groomy medieval building. Imagine how mighty it looked for the citizens couple of hundreds years ago!
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