Benevento Cathedral

Benevento Cathedral (Italian: Duomo di Benevento; Cattedrale metropolitana di Santa Maria de Episcopio) is a church in Benevento, southern Italy. The cathedral is the seat of the Archbishops of Benevento. It dates from the Lombard foundation of the Duchy of Benevento, in the late 8th century, but after its destruction during Allied bombings in the course of World War II, it was largely rebuilt in the 1960s.

Benevento Cathedral
Benevento Cathedral
Religion
AffiliationRoman Catholic Church
ProvinceArchdiocese of Benevento
Ecclesiastical or organizational statusCathedral
StatusActive
Location
LocationBenevento, Italy
Geographic coordinates41°7′54.03″N 14°46′28.12″E
Architecture
TypeChurch
StyleRomanesque
Groundbreaking8th century

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