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Church of Santo Domingo (Iglesia de Santo Domingo)

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Visit at night too!

This church is beautiful at night and during the day. At night you can take a picture of it with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Megan W
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Nice.

The church is beautiful from the outside. The pink stone really added to the charm. Sadly we did... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2017
msaraos28
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This large church, which hovers over the Plaza de Santo Domingo, is known for its dark, melancholy appearance.
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2 weeks ago
“Visit at night too!”
Jul 19, 2017
“Nice.”
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Zacatecas, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This church is beautiful at night and during the day. At night you can take a picture of it with downtown and the Bufa in the background.

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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

The church is beautiful from the outside. The pink stone really added to the charm. Sadly we did not see the inside as it was closed when we arrived.

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Reviewed May 24, 2017

This is a beautiful churcch, decorated with stained glass windows and paintings. Although the Cathedral of Zacatecas is extremly beautiful on the outside, the Santo Domingo is much, much more beautiful in the inside.

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Reviewed December 15, 2016

Attended a beautiful Mass and soaked in centuries of spirituality. Don't miss this holy place, regardless of your faith.

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Reviewed June 29, 2015

The church recently underwent a major restoration project. It's a fine example of the architecture and adornments in Spanish Colonial churches of the period, especially is areas where Spanish colonists found gold and silver.

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Reviewed March 30, 2015

Historical church and a nice plaza adjacent to it! The Church is good for a nice stroll, particularly around its adjacent plaza which is very aesthetic!

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Reviewed December 8, 2014

While the cathedral is impressive, this church is magnificent with its pink facade and wonderful interior.

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Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

How can a building be melancholy??? This large and in my opinion slightly shabby looking church is on Plazuela Santo Domingo. Inside it has some not so shabby altars. Built by the Jesuits, it was taken over by the Dominicans when the Jesuits were expelled...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2014

Romanesque style with churrigeresque front, typical of Mexican churches. very nice inside, bright altar, worth a look and worth noting that this acts as a landmark that makes it easy to go around the city on foot.

Thank Robert E
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Reviewed May 28, 2014

Santo Domingo Church built in the sixteenth century, next to the Royal College of San Luis Gonzaga , it was rebuilt in the mid- eighteenth century, it was occupied by the Dominicans after the expulsion of the Jesuits. It has a rare quality to retain...More

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