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This 17th-century cathedral holds a wooden image of the Nuestra Senora de Guanajuato that is thought be the oldest piece of Christian art in Mexico.
Calle Ponciano Aguilar 7, Centro, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 732 0314
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All reviews beautiful church important church church's history center piece easy on the eyes yellow church peace plaza mexican churches pipe organ amazing architecture colonial town de la paz centre of town worth a visit teatro juarez take pictures mass
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is, like many Mexican churches, rather amazing in its ornateness and splendor. Yet, despite all that, it maintains a sacred feel.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Doug B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Masses start early enough so you can be at one when you visit. I stayed in a hotel that is nearby and you get the wonderful feeling of a colonial town with the bells ringing before mass.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We there a couple of times. We liked sitting outside taking the sun. Inside is also very beautiful. Must see.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

This sits in a prominent position in the Plaza de la Paz and was impressive during the day and well lit up at night.It apparently has a jewel covered image of the Virgin, Patron of Guanajuato given by the King of Spain in thanks for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 10 December 2018

This is the most gold I have ever seen in a church. It is beautiful to see and the architecture is interesting as well

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CatPat225
Reviewed 7 December 2018

We attended a weeding in this church so had the opportunity to enjoy every detail. It is really worth to visit and very close to the main square.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mlgtrips
Reviewed 20 November 2018

Very picturesque area close to the Jardin de la Union and the Juarez Theatre and San Diego church, A couple of nice restaurants right in front of the big yellow church.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

A very impressive church that is located near some important local government buildings. After checking out the church take some time to enjoy the surrounding area. It is a great place for people watching.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank J L
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

You know you’ve been to church! It’s very beautiful and conducive to prayer. I enjoyed my time here immensely.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

This church is located up a very steep hill. I took a taxi to get there but rode a bus back down, which was way scary. The church itself is a lovely church built by a silver baron with more money than taste, but the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Tricia D
14 November 2016|
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We are here now, and yes, it is chilly. We wish we had packed more warm clothes. leggings or blue jeans are worn by most pedestrians we have seen in the streets. but bring jackets and scarves. also, make sure your hotel has... More
12 May 2016|
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