1000 Wonders of the World!
Modena Cathedral
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Modena Cathedral

Rank: 1001 UNESCO
Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Italy
The magnificent 12th-century cathedral at Modena, the work of two great artists (Lanfranco and Wiligelmus), is a supreme example of early Romanesque art. With its piazza and soaring tower, it testifies to the faith of its builders and the power of the Canossa dynasty who commissioned it.
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