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Cathedral of Zamora

Plaza Catedral S/N, 49001, Zamora, Spain
+34 980 53 06 44
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The intimate cathedral

Much smaller than its counterpart in Salamanca it is very beautiful. Fortunate to have visited... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jon C
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A real sense of awe and reverence descends on you on entering this beautiful building: a Cathedral... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Galway, Ireland
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Plaza Catedral S/N, 49001, Zamora, Spain
+34 980 53 06 44
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Much smaller than its counterpart in Salamanca it is very beautiful. Fortunate to have visited just prior to a wedding and organ prep was rich to my ears The fish-scaled exterior dome most unique.

Thank Jon C
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

A real sense of awe and reverence descends on you on entering this beautiful building: a Cathedral that manages to retain it's spirituality whilst simultaneously being a tourist attraction. Not all do unfortunately, so that in itself is special. One enters the building initially through...More

Thank Nicholas22
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

What a surprise tucked away in the old town lays a Castle and Cathedral so much worth a visit it's not opulent like Rome or Toledo but has gold and silver relics old masonry and some Tapestry that is well worth viewing together with an...More

Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 2 June 2017

I spent 2 hours in the cathedral. Cheap entrance, excellent personal commentary device explaining key aspects. Just stunning. Frescoes, paintings, statues ,many from the 15th century. Do not miss the 15th century tapestries on the first floor. For the majority of the time I was...More

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The cathedral has outstanding renaissance frescoes and paintings, and the 16-17th century tapestries are absolutely gorgeous, in perfect condition in vivid colours, and beautiful detail. I went to the cathedral twice (I was allowed to go twice with the same ticket) as we arrived at...More

Thank dawnGalicia
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our walk around the cathedral. Beautiful building and the English handset / guide gave good descriptions of each part of the church. We particularly enjoyed the tapestries in the museum. Lucky that there are hardly any tourists in Zamora at this time of...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Maybe it is not as spectacular as other of the Castilla and Leon cathedrals, but it deserves a visit in its own right, with an interesting museum and tapestry collection. Consider that it closes at lunch time to organise your time. Additionally, if you want...More

Thank JesLon
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

When I arrived at the cathedral I had some trouble getting attention of the person selling tickets as he was very busy talking to a friend. I paid the entrance fee plus an additional one euro to allow me to take photos. This included an...More

Thank Aussie7leagueboots
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The arquitecture has a blend of styles that is very attractive. Look at the romanesque dome and the choir chairs. There was an interessting art exhibition spread over various churches.

Thank Mabedui
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Gorgeous Cathedral small but nice lovely medieval Tapestries greek legends on second floor above the courtyard a very unique Byzantime dom well worth the walk to see.

Thank Lee S
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