Milan Cathedral facts for kids
Duomo di Milano from the Square.
|Length||157 metres (515 ft)|
|Width||92 metres (302 ft)|
|Width (nave)||16.75 metres (55 ft)|
|Height (max)||45 metres (148 ft)|
|Dome height (outer)||65.5 metres (215 ft)|
|Spire height||106.5 metres (349 ft)|
|Materials||Brick with Candoglia marble|
Milan Cathedral (Italian: Duomo di Milano) is the cathedral church of Milan found in Lombardy, northern Italy. The cathedral where locate in Milan was built according to Italian style. Its construction was started in 1386 and was completed in 1965. The construction took 579 years. Capacity of the cathedral is 60000 people. It is one of the largest cathedral in the world and the largest in Italy.
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