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“Wonderful place to visit and calm for a moment” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Expiatory Temple

Expiatory Temple
Madero 935, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
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Ranked #2 of 137 things to do in Guadalajara
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Guadalajara, Mexico
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68 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Wonderful place to visit and calm for a moment”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

This church is one of my favorite spots in Guadalajara.
The construction is Gothic-ish, it is a good place to check, feel amazed by the complexity, sit down and calm, pray if you feel like.

Don't miss the chance to go there if you are in the area.

Visited March 2013
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English first
South Bend, Indiana
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Fun return”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

We liked it all. We have been there before, but was a bit disappointed the saints or holy men that came out of the front of the temple on what looked like a track of some sort, on a timed basis was not working.

Visited August 2013
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Singapore, Singapore
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“I loved the solomness of the place. I loved the attention to detail and and all the artifacts for all to see. It moved m”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Every thing was written in spanish. It was so beautiful to see but I could see a travelar who only speacks english a bit and doesnt know a word of spanish can feel confused at what they are seeing

Visited January 2013
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Atlanta, Georgia
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Beautiful Church.....But Don't Miss The Dancing!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

This is a beautiful church and well worth the visit....but don't miss the dancing. Every Sunday evening in the plaza in front of the church there is Guadalajara's version of ballroom dancing! There are apparently lessons/practice starting at 7:00 PM with the more advanced dancers appearing at 9:00 PM??. As we watched the very formal spinning and stepping my wife and I just stood their with our happy smiles.....then we were off to churros at La Bombilla as a night time treat with all of the locals.

Visited January 2013
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Sioux City Iowa
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“Beautiful place !!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

enjoyed it all !! Great very very old place ! not touristy at all many vendors about for drinks etc Must be respectful as this IS a currently used local church

Visited January 2013
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