Cattedrale di San Sabino

Cattedrale di San Sabino, Bari

Cattedrale di San Sabino
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Historic Sites • Religious Sites
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duhoz
Beroun, Czech Republic5,089 contributions
Oct 2021
In the hart of old city, the cathedral built over the original Byzantine church. the Cathedral of San Sabino is the only church in the old city that can boast an imposing bell tower. Nice crypt in the crypt are preserved the relics of Saint Sabinus, the bishop of Canose, next to the crypt II Succorpo della Cattedrale di Bari.This museum beneath the cathedral reveals well-preserved remnants of an ancient basilica and various Roman ruins.

Entrance fee 3€, but on my visit on Sunday not collected, maybe due to the mass to start soon.
Written 5 November 2021
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liverpool1023
London, UK737 contributions
Oct 2020 • Couples
The splurge of baroque stylings has been reserved for the crypt in this otherwise unadorned and uncluttered church. This is resplendent with highly decorated arches and has two relinqueries. The principal one contains some mummified remains. Supposedly these are of Sant Colombia of Sens. A third century martyr of Spanish origin and venerated largely France. Somehow reunited with her head she reclines rather uncomfortably in a spangly dress and fetching beach sandals.
Written 16 October 2020
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KestasKS
Vilnius, Lithuania2,609 contributions
Sep 2020
White stone, old cathedral, built in 11 hundreds, Romanesque style, and minimum interventions of later epochs.
Written 27 September 2020
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Manuel P
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg2,173 contributions
Feb 2020
The Cattedrale di San Sabino is inside the old town and just about 2' walk from the Norman Swabian Castle.
The building reminds the one of Basilica St. Nicholas.
The façade is simple three baroque portals dating back to 11th century
Written 1 March 2020
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Alessandro F
Milan, Italy25,464 contributions
Feb 2020
Built in 1190 on previous church destroyed by Guglielmo I King of Sicily.
This white church is a wonderful marble lace.
Written 23 February 2020
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TDix111
Auckland91 contributions
Feb 2020 • Couples
Nice exterior and was excited to visit the cathedal, museum and archaeological area underneath, however its closed since the Pope is coming in a week.. Bit of a shame.
Written 17 February 2020
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Pardo M
Montreal, Canada130 contributions
Feb 2020 • Couples
Spendid, voluminous structure. Amazing is the only way that I can describe it. Immense, serene, unforgettable.
Written 15 February 2020
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ludor
Iasi, Romania2,566 contributions
Jan 2020
Imposing architecture and interior, made in white limestone and located in the old town. Definitely worth a visit.
Written 8 February 2020
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Haebee
Singapore, Singapore732 contributions
Nov 2019 • Couples
We wanted to see the cathedral of Bari. So we walked around the quaint streets of the old city following our GPS. We had to ask for directions to it’s entrance. This is a 12th- to 13th-century Romanesque cathedral. It was very dim in the sanctuary, relatively bare, with almost no frescoes on the side walls.
Written 9 November 2019
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Joseph G
Montreal, Canada4,401 contributions
Jul 2019
Less known than Basilica San Nicola, the San Sabino cathedral is a great example of Puglia Romanesque architecture. This church was built between the 12th and 13th century and its facade is in shining limestone decorated with little arches.
The interior with three naves and two-level arches looks solemn and harmonious decorated with sculptured elements in the limestone.
Written 24 October 2019
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