This small town's Notre Dame, Bolzano Cathedral is a gem of Romanesque/Gothic architecture tucked discreetly away in the Italian countryside. The gargoyles artfully chiseled into Bolzano Cathedral's facade evoke memories of her Parisian big sister. Inside, an expansive, vaulted three-nave entry dazzles and awes. The cathedral includes a spectacular baroque high altar as well as a masterfully rendered Pieta by the artist Hans von Judenburg dating back to the year 1424. For those lover's of bling Bolzano Cathedral also houses a treasure museum featuring a 13 kilo gold/silver plated church bell.
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