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Description: Formally known as Nuestra Senora de Asuncion, this 18th-century church is...
Formally known as Nuestra Senora de Asuncion, this 18th-century church is a leading example of Churrigueresque architecture.
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Beautiful landmark

This church is located in the center of the city. The architecture of this cathedral is impressive from both the inside and the outside. There is tons of places where you can... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Ronneby, Sweden
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Ronneby, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

This church is located in the center of the city. The architecture of this cathedral is impressive from both the inside and the outside. There is tons of places where you can go and take beautiful pictures over the cathedral and the city at the same pictures, my favorite place was from the terrace at my hostel. While in Zacatecas,... More 

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Monterrey, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

The Cathedral is located in the historic city center and since the moment you are in front of it, you will be amazed by its impressive facade. It is very detailed, and it is an outstanding example of Baroque art in Mexico. The only problem is that it is difficult to take a picture of the whole facade and capture... More 

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Clevedon, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

This cathedral is an emblematic place, you may have to take your time looking at, all of the details make this place an import part of the Baroque time on Mexico, you totally need to go there to feel the magic and don't forget to past by at night time the city lights make this place look like gold.

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Mexicali
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

You just cant miss the Cathedral, especially the outside architecture, al the stone cravings. It is the landmark of the city, the inside is more plain, big spaces and has a new altar. you cant miss it because it is right at the center of the town

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Impressive Cathedral in the heart of Zacatecas! It is nice to walk by and admire the facade and the tours around the city will tell you even more. There was a big wedding going on when we were there and it was nice to watch.

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Gto,
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Impressive arquitecture, take the guided tour so you can see most of it. Take a good camera. There is a small plaza to the right of the hotel that has different types of "shows" in the evenings - very entertaining.

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Monterey, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Definetly worth visiting and taking pictures. Just be careful not to disturb the mass if its in process when you enter.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

It is amazing how between the small streets this building pops out and unveils its greatness. A interesting place to admire culture and history at once.

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Kingston, Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

On the main street, you will definitely walk by it. It's exterior is stunning with detailed stone carving and the backdrop of the mountain. The interior is beautiful but rather basic as far as cathedrals go (this is typical of Mexico). This is only a 15 mins stop but well worth it!

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Livermore, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We loved the architecture and color of the cantera. The inside was full of detailed carvings everywhere you turned the floor is still old school and the altar is super embellished.

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