Basel Cathedral was built between 1019 and 1500 in Romanesque and Gothic style. The cathedral obtains its recognizable red colour thanks to the red sandstone used for its construction. The old Catholic church became Protestant during the 16th century.
The synagogue in Basel, also known as the Great Synagogue, was built between 1866 and 1869. The synagogue was first enlarged in 1892 with the addition of a second dome, and the building was restored after the Second World War in 1947.
The basilica of the Virgen de los Desamparados is an important church of Valencia, as a sanctuary of its patron saint celebrated every second Sunday of May. The building dates from the 17th century.
The Basilica of Our Lady of Begoña was built between 1511 and 1621 in a Gothic style. Damaged during the Napoleonic wars, the church was nevertheless restored.
This monumental neoclassical basilica stands out for the artistic wealth that it contains inside, with canvases by Goya or Zurbarán, as well as for its impressive dome, the largest in Spain and the fourth in Europe, after those of the basilica of San Pedro and the Pantheon, both in Rome, and that of Santa Maria del Fiore, in Florence.
The minor basilica of Santa Engracia is a Christian chapel from the 3rd to 4th century. The current Plateresque building was built in the 15th and 16th centuries. After being partially destroyed under the siege of Zaragoza (1809), the reduced complex was restored after.
The Basilica of Santa María del Coro is a baroque basilica completed in 1774. The construction began in 1743 on an old Gothic church of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries.
Santi Cosma e Damiano is one of the oldest churches in Europe. Erected in the 6th century on the remains of a Roman temple, still visible today, the apse of the basilica has preserved mosaics of the time.
Santissima Annunziata is the founding and monastic church of the Servite Order. The church was built in the 13th century and was rebuilt in its current form in the first half of the 15th century.
The Basilica of Santissima Annunziata del Vastato It was the work of the Franciscan friars in the 16th century. The church displays a style typical of Late Mannerism.