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La Catedral de la Inmaculada Concepcion de Cuenca: Tours & Tickets

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This large cathedral (circa 1885) features a series of sky-blue cupolas; the interior contains a magnificent altar and a famous crowned image of the Virgin Mary.
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Padre Aguirre 8-27 | In front of Parque Calderon, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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Because it was such a quick visit I didn’t have enough time to appreciate it as it is needed. It’s beautiful outside and in. I guess I was shocked with the size of it. But will be going back.
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Their interor decorator really hosed the place down with gold leaf. Numerous additional shrines on either side. Spectacular altar. Tours available, but no brochures. Right off the main plaza.
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Amazing - but be sure and climb the stairs to the rooftop for a great view of town. Perched high above the central plaza amid the blue domes is well worth the climb.
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This "new" cathedral was begin around 1887, but wasn't consecrated until 1967, and still isn't finished -- in fact it won't be finished as a design flaw means the towers won't support any more weight, so the final tier won't be built and the bells won't be installed. But it's
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I like to visit this church because it is located at a plaza and have many places to eat and visit. The inside of the church is beautiful too.
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