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Santa Maria Assunta Cathedral

Cultural heritage | Marana-Golo
Santa Maria Assunta Cathedral

Impressive in its solitude, moving in its simplicity, SANTA-MARIA-ASSUNTA cathedral (A Canonica), as a challenge to time, stands above the Roman remains like an imposing structure. It was built in the early 12th century to replace the early Christian basilica ruined by successive invasions. The architectural design selected by the builders of talent lies in searching the appropriate balance of clean lines to obtain an overall harmony, combining the simplicity, the volume of the masses and their equipment neat stone cipolin veined with vivid colors.

Santa Maria Assunta Cathedral
France Cultural heritage

Bastia and the Cap Corse
Neighborhood: Marana-Golo
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