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Cattedrale di San Pietro

Piazza Giovanni XXIII, 15121, Alessandria, Italy
+39 0131 234794
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Quietly elegant

The high steeple of the cathedral dwarfs everything around. Inside, the baroque nave has a quiet... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Amit M
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A closed cathedral says about all you need to know about Alessandria

Alessandria is a down at heel, rather dull Italian town which is eminently missable. Napoleon... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
jtwoodfield
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28 Sep 2017
“Nice cathedrale and very ornate inside.”
yesterday
“Quietly elegant ”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Piazza Giovanni XXIII, 15121, Alessandria, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The high steeple of the cathedral dwarfs everything around. Inside, the baroque nave has a quiet dignity as befits a place of worship. Alexandria itself is quietly elegant and is well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Alessandria is a down at heel, rather dull Italian town which is eminently missable. Napoleon really gave it its only claim to fame - and the village of Marengo, the site of the famous battle, is outside. If I could have reviewed the place generically...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

This cathedral isn't very old, 19 th century, but the original was built in the 13 th century. The inside is very ornate but worth a visit if you come to Alessandria.

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

For town like Alessandria this is a main attraction, but it's nothing special don't expect much from it.

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Reviewed 15 September 2015

Very nice old church and square in Alessandria. Like most of the churches which are one for every 200 people in Italy, they are all quite beautiful.

Thank Robin A
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Reviewed 24 February 2015

The church of St. Peter and St. Mark, which is the cathedral of Alessandria, a church from the historical and artistic value incalculable, built around the year 1100 AD and completely destroyed during the Napoleonic invasion by Napoleon and later rebuilt fwew meters away from...More

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