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Cathedral of Monreale

 



 
   

Grandson of Roger II, Guillaume II undertook the construction of the cathedral of Monreale in 1174. It is one of most beautiful examples of Norman creations in Sicily.

Cathedral of Monreale in SicilyThe splendid interior is entirely covered by 42 mosaics, with Byzantine style inspiration, describing some scenes of the Old and New Testaments.

 

 

 

 

Photos of the cathedral of Monreale

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cathedral of monrealecathedral of monrealecathedral of monrealecathedral of monreale

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cathedral of monrealecathedral of monrealecathedral of monreale

cathedral of monrealecathedral of monrealecathedral of monrealecathedral of monrealecathedral of monreale

cathedral of monrealecathedral of monrealecathedral of monreale

cathedral of monrealecathedral of monrealecathedral of monreale

 

Some mosaics

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cathedral of monrealecathedral of monrealecathedral of monrealecathedral of monreale


 

 

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