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Basilica di San Gaudenzio

Via Carlo Bescape' 11, 28100, Novara, Italy
+39 321 620632
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Very grand

When you've finished admiring the exterior, with its towering dome, best photographed from a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Amit M
via mobile
Wow!

This basilica will come as nice surprise. it is stunning and a not to be missed. It is amazing how... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Klaus99
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  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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3 weeks ago
“Very grand ”
1 Oct 2017
“Wow!”
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Via Carlo Bescape' 11, 28100, Novara, Italy
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+39 321 620632
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When you've finished admiring the exterior, with its towering dome, best photographed from a distance, take a look inside. In my opinion the baroque nave is a masterpiece.

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This basilica will come as nice surprise. it is stunning and a not to be missed. It is amazing how big it is and yet how hidden in the city ...

Thank Klaus99
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

very nice church exterior and interior, this basilica is probably the nicest highlight of Novara. It is the highest point of the city and has been built over the 16th and 17th century, dedicated to Gaudentius of Novara. The adjacent cupola, 121 metres high, has...More

1  Thank Zuzana M
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Basilica dominates the whole city, everything revolves around it. Novara and basilica definitely deserve greater attention. Going to the dome is possible to 13h on weekdays and Saturdays until 16:20h.

Thank Hrvoje Z
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

The Basilica is big, clean, dark, cold, charming. The only thing I guess they lack is more information, an audio-tour or something.

Thank azb61
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Reviewed 22 March 2016

The basilica bell tower dominate this small city sky line. The basilica interior is superb and well maintained.

Thank MZ123461
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Reviewed 19 January 2016

Make sure not to miss this beautiful church. The dome is unique and highly photogenic. If you're touring Italy, surely you have had a surfeit of beautiful church interiors, but this remains quite lovely and worth a visit.

Thank dmittleman
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Reviewed 30 January 2015

I was here as part of a business journey and this church was near to where I stayed. I happened to visit this church more that 10 times in 2 months. each time I visit I found a new thing. I happened to get a...More

1  Thank 898MMG
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Reviewed 27 January 2015

This building as the other historic buildings was well maintained and had wonderful directories in many languages to assit the traveler.

Thank Warner L
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Reviewed 1 June 2014 via mobile

This place could be seen when you arrive at malpensa airport, it's considered to be a landmark of the town, good to walk around, take some pictures and enjoy some gelato.

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