Duomo Vecchio di Brescia, Brescia

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Visit Duomo Vecchio di Brescia, one of the best examples of Rotunda Romanesque architecture in Italy and the co-cathedral of Brescia, along with the Duomo Nuovo next door. Dating from the 11th century, the imposing round cathedral contains a sixth-century crypt, the marble sarcophagus of Berardo Maggi, and the Bonino de Campione sepulcher. On the right wall you'll see the organ built by Feltrinelli Anteganti in 1536, with all of its original phonic material preserved. Planning Brescia trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.
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  • The Duomo and the Cathedral do not form a set. It's two separate temples that do not have the same times. The Duomo, or Cathedral, new, is a temple without too much artistic value. The Cathedral, or old cathedral, is a rare circular Church that still retains some remains of the fresco paintings that should decorate it. It's a curious Church which, in case you are in Brescia, not to be missed.
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  • Appealed to me a lot. Well maintained and the entry is offered a shawl for women/girls who don't wear suitable clothing. Very nice and fantastic!
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  • One of the few churches in round design. Beautiful definitely worth visiting. Simple and no frescoes, Romanesque church to do a ride even in the dungeons.
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