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Very impressive

Beautiful church, one of the nicest we’ve seen in Southern Italy! Perfectly maintained! Worth a... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Gary M
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Nice Cathedral

I saw several hundred beautiful churches and cathedrals on my trip to Italy and Malta. While this... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
GaryBrazel
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful church, one of the nicest we’ve seen in Southern Italy! Perfectly maintained! Worth a visit!!

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Almost at the end of the pedestrian Corso Garibaldi, behind a small square stands elevated this magnificent Roman Catholic Cathedral, dedicated to Assumption of Virgin Mary. The original was damaged in 1908 earthquake and the present one rebuilt in neo Romanesque and Gothic style. It's...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2017

I saw several hundred beautiful churches and cathedrals on my trip to Italy and Malta. While this is by no means the nicest, it is attractive and impressive and worth going in if you are nearby,

Thank GaryBrazel
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The Cathedral of Reggio at first looks like a huge concrete Neo-Romanasque hulk built in the 1920s after the old the cathedral was destroyed by the big earthquake. In spite of this the Duomo contains some noteworthy sights: (1) first of all the restored Chapel...More

Thank zello1980
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Another beautiful Italian catholic church. Not a destination unto itself, but a nice place to visit on rainy day or long stay touring.

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Surprisingly beautiful from the outside and inside. Here St Paolo started his preaching in Italy.. A must visit!

Thank Mariliava
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Very pretty church In a beautiful city. Reverent feeling even though not Catholic it is an inspirational building. Enjoyed the art work.

1  Thank LDSitalian
Reviewed 20 November 2015

The Cathedral is modern as it was rebuilt after the earthquake and tsunami of 1908. The historical importance of this attraction is that it contains the remains of a column which is said to have burst into flame to provide light for St. Paul the...More

1  Thank Michael A
Reviewed 28 October 2015

This Basilica in Reggio is absolutely beautiful! You get a feeling here that no modern church can give you in my opinion!

1  Thank felicia21
Reviewed 5 October 2015

I found the inscription - ΠΕΡΙΕΛΘΟΝΤΕΣ ΚΑΤΗΝΤΗΣΑΜΕΝ ΕΙΣ ΡΗΓΙΟΝ - above the portico strangely moving. It is from Acts, and records in plain, simple language (probably the words of St Luke) the arrival, one day two thousand years ago, of the ship carrying St Paul...More

3  Thank ELear
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