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Guadalajara Cathedral

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Address: Av Alcalde 10 | Zona Centro, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 33 3613 7168
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Beautiful building

We walked by the Cathedral many times. Loved looking at the architecture from different sides of the building. Went inside once. Services were going on but we were able to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Seattle, Washington
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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We walked by the Cathedral many times. Loved looking at the architecture from different sides of the building. Went inside once. Services were going on but we were able to look up into the dome.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You need about a hour or two to take some amazing pictures. Its historic, old, and has a sense of spirit no matter what religious beliefs you hold or not.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful church to come and see. There is no admission at all. There is some construction around the building but during the week there was'n't many people in the church. Definitely worth a visit to the church and the area.

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Thank saintba
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful, inside and out. Unique cathedral. There were renovations occurring while we were there, but it was still a great visit.

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Pico Rivera, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing building standing after over 100 years. The surrounding area is well preserved and equally amazing.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some traffic congestion due to construction over the next year, but very beautiful. Soaring columns and Baroque decorating is well worth seeing.

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Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very-nice! It has been re-built several times in history. It used to have another roof. Theres many sculptures inside.

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The cathedral is located at Guadalajara's downtown, surrounded by beautiful historical buildings. It is an amazing building from the XVI century, although it is possible to see the many changes it had after the destruction of some parts due to earthquakes and fires. Besides the main altar, It has a lot of other smaller altars inside it, what makes it... More 

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Boise, Idaho, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The cathedral is beautiful and we happened to visit during mass. Very touching. The square surrounding the cathedral is great for strolling and enjoying the surroundings. The people of Guadalajara are very nice and the local culture is really felt.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The construction of the Guadalajara Cathedral was finished in the 1540s. Since then it has needed work because of earthquakes that hit the Guadalajara area. Its beautiful inside and out. It has the gothic bell towers. The day I visited there was construction going on in the area. So i had to be careful walking outside. A lot of holes... More 

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