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Iglesia Catedral

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Address: Plaza San Martin | Independencia 64, Cordoba, Argentina
Phone Number: 03514223446
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Experience the history of Cordoba and Argentina

Beautiful old building in the centre of Cordoba. You can learn more about the history of argentina and Cordoba and see the beautiful architecture and designs of the church.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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Province of Cordoba, Argentina
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Province of Cordoba, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Beautiful old building in the centre of Cordoba. You can learn more about the history of argentina and Cordoba and see the beautiful architecture and designs of the church.

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Greenwich
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

This is a rather old building with a strange architecture: very old feeling but somehow it feels baroque and not so old. I got married there a few years back (something like 30 years ago) by the same priest who married my parents. A very very traditional place in Cordoba. You may want to show up on a Saturday around... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Built for more than 100 years, starting in the year 1580, this beautiful petit Cathedral its one of the main exponent of the colonial era of the state. A well maintain facade with lots of colonial baroque and renaissance elements, its beautifully illuminated during the nights and offer a great interior. Lots to admire inside in one of the most... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Very interesting from a historical perspective. Construction began in the 1530s and continued apparently for some 200 years. The cathedral itself is in a good state of repair, but if you're looking for something that is going to blow you away, this is not it. Worth seeing if you're in Córdoba and enjoy history or churches, but otherwise would not... More 

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Le Pecq, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This cathedral is free to visit and a refreshing change from other churches with tour groups speaking loudly. Virgin Mary (the 39 centimeter one) is STUNNING and I recommend you enjoy a long quiet moment of reflection.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I disagree with other reviewers, this is an amazing church and the center of the historical city of Cordoba. You can feel the spirituality here and understand why this has been an important spot for the Argentinian people for centuries.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

I am not very religious, but it´s a nice experience to visit the cathedral of the city because of its history and architecture design.

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Boulder, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

It doesn't take long to suddenly have "church overload". However, it DOES pay to at least pop in and see what is important in the city. You are at the Plaza.....and there is LOTS to do anyway.

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South Jordan, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

So this isn't the most amazing church, but it's a symbol in Cordoba. You need to at least walk by and try to stick your head in. It's in the center of town so there are lots of shops, and you can sit and people watch in Plaza San Martin.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We visited the Catedral on a sunny afternoon so there were a lot of people inside as well as in the plaza in front of it so it was nice and full of life. I also liked that it had it's reflection on the pavement in front.

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