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Address: Ayachucho at Plaza 10 de Noviembre, Potosi, Bolivia

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Nice church but not that old considering the age of the town. It was very hard to get in because the man that had the keys just didn't show up and we had to look for him... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Nice church but not that old considering the age of the town. It was very hard to get in because the man that had the keys just didn't show up and we had to look for him everywhere.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Having discovered that several of Potosí's churches were closed to the public one particular day, we were more prepared to pay the 20 BOB fee to access the cathedral and see some colonial-era religious architecture. What we didn't bargain on was a fun and educational Spanish lesson from the friendly guide, Alfredo (not exactly sure of his name). Our very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

I came here, wanting to kill some time, expecting to have a wonder and see the views from the belltower. I did all that but had an amazing time with the guide who took us on a tour of the cathedral. The cathedral has just undergone restoration. It costs 15 BOB to enter (£1.30). The guide inside greeted us and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Not only is this church a central monument in the old part of town, it is very well lit and gives the square an amazing glow at night, well worth taking a look… We were lucky to have a view of the towers from our hotel room! Hope this review was helpful!!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

Some fine work is under way, with full completion and reopening of this closed building expected in 2013. A Japanese project is handling the project, but at times they let people in.

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