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An oasis of calm

Lovely building, nice piazza outside for a rest or to eat your sandwiches! Lovely interior - not... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Richard W
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Worcester, United Kingdom
Birthplace of Eleonora d'Arborea whose statue is standing in front of that beautiful Cathedral.

Oristano or Aristianis in the Phoenician language was not only an important nuragic center but also... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
srinivasan369
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Chennai (Madras), India
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Piazza del Duomo, 53100, Oristano, Sardinia, Italy
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

Lovely building, nice piazza outside for a rest or to eat your sandwiches! Lovely interior - not spectacular but worth a look.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Beautiful architecture and a must see when touring Oristano. Superb lines and splendour and very easy to find in almost the town centre.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Oristano or Aristianis in the Phoenician language was not only an important nuragic center but also the birthplace of Eleonora d'Arborea who, like the French Joan of Arc, warried against the invaders who this time were the Spaniards and was at the origin of the...More

Thank srinivasan369
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This big cathedral is in the center of Oristano where the people meeting on that beautiful square with the bell tower. Inside is big and more baroque.

Thank massimoswitz
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Spotted the cathedral whilst walking round Oristano, you can't miss the distinctive tower. Thankfully it was open as some churches we have found have been closed between services. The beauty of the interior is amongst the most stunning we have seen ( we have visited...More

Thank mikezhivago
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Morning visit. Check the web for opening times before setting out. A very pleasant church. Pretty ceilings. Unusual hecagonal tower.

Thank Steve_Grant1
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Leaving the pedestrian streets on your way down from piazza Roma, you’ll arrive at the cathedral and the Piazza Duomo. The cathedral is a large, baroque monument which rests on a well maintained square. The neighbouring church buildings and convent are testament to Oristano’s rich...More

1  Thank Auldric
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Oristano must have had a great history, otherwise it is not possible to have such a huge cathedral in this average provincial town. You are attracted by the strange tower with an 'eastern' hat on the top but the Inside is incredible monumental. Neo-classic style...More

1  Thank Jurazur
Reviewed 19 May 2017

just pop in from the busy street and enjoy the quiet and peacefulness of this lovely old cathedral - and the smell of incense was amazing

Thank Negshonk
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We were visiting Oristano on holiday and headed for the ancient cathedral. We went at lunchtime when everything else seemed to be closed but the cathedral was open and we could wander in. It was very quiet and peaceful and no-one accosted us and the...More

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