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Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion

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Address: Plaza Independencia, Asuncion, Paraguay
Phone Number: 021/449-512

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Not like a cathedral. Simple but pleasant. Renovating it a little at the moment as Pope Francis will visit in mid July.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2015
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La Rochelle, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Not like a cathedral. Simple but pleasant. Renovating it a little at the moment as Pope Francis will visit in mid July.

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Asuncion, Paraguay
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I attended here a Christmas concert on December 2014; and found the cathedral beautiful and worth visiting. Unfortunately it was not possible the next time I went, which was during the Holy Week. It was closed, there was nobody to give us information as to the opening hours. Que pena.

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Santiago, Chile
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

On a Saturday morning the Cathedral was closed and nobody in the sorroundings (includiong a Pólice Station), knew the hours of masses. The place did not look safe.

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Asuncion, Paraguay
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

It's the largest and most elegant church in Asunción and it definitely deserves a visit. It is alos close to other attractions such as the Cabildo, the Plaza Uruguaya, the Government Palace and the Congress.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We stopped here on our way to the Presidential Palace on a Sunday and there was a solemn Catholic Mass being held at the time. It was impressive to see the believers sang along and follow all the rites out of memory.

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PITTSBURG, CALIFORNIA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Very nice to look at , we did not see it inside since it was close when we went, the church was pretty to look at but not around the area were its located

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Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This is a historical cathedral near downtown Asuncion, and the colonial style is very interesting and beautiful to see!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

You could pretty much see the Cathedral, Theater, Government Palace, Legislative building ,and Avenida Costanera in one day. Good architecture but I have seen better cathedrals in my travels throughout the world. Just remember it is one of the highlights in the city of Asuncion and it may be something you don't want to miss.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

It's lovely. When we arrived, Mass was already in progress so we waited to photograph the Statues and Altars. It is worth the visit. Absolutely wonderful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

The inside of the Catedral in interesting enough. For a Catedral I actually expected more, but worth a visit. Only open at services

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Address: Address: Plaza Independencia, Asuncion, Paraguay
Phone Number: 021/449-512
Location: South America  >  Paraguay  >  Asuncion

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