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Parroquia de Basilica Colegiata de Nuestra Senora de Guanajuato

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This 17th-century cathedral holds a wooden image of the Nuestra Senora de Guanajuato that is thought be the oldest piece of Christian art in Mexico.
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Calle Ponciano Aguilar 7, Centro, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 732 0314
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must see while in Guanajuato! It is beautiful and a photographers dream. Easy walking distance from the main square.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While walking around Guanajuato you will almost certainly walk past this church on your way. Take a few minutes to step inside and be impressed with it's beauty and history.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed September 5, 2019

The church was very elegant, all is beautiful and old, but i didn't take photos because I lost my camera

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed July 16, 2019 via mobile

Guanajuato Basilica is both the most visually striking and historically important. The exterior of the Guanajuato Basilica is painted a powerful shade of yellow with red wine detail and doomed roof. The basilica is positioned on a slight hill which when viewed from the town...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019

It’s one of the main attractions of this interesting city. It’s located on Plaza de la Paz and it was built late 1600, baroque and neoclassic style. It holds the statue of Our Lady of Guanajuato, one of the oldest of America.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed May 1, 2019

Went to Guanajuato to visit family and never stepped foot inside this basilica. Always ended up doing something else. But this visit I stepped in on a Sunday during mass. It was very welcoming and lovely. Very beautiful in the inside and highly recommend for...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 19, 2019 via mobile

Beautifully adorned and a major attraction it boasts even more visitors today on Good Friday. It is awesome to look at and you need to be here and see it to appreciate its beauty

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 14, 2019

If I tried to differentiate this Basilica from Iglesia de la Compania (near the university) or the famous temple in Valenciana, I would say this one is the Basilica of multiple large chandeliers and a very old sculpture of a virgin. Chandeliers are hanging everywhere...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mike5466
Reviewed March 11, 2019

After seeing several churches in the area, one is always impressed by the splendor of the Cathedrals that are present in these cities of Mexico whether they be large or small, they always occupy a central stage in the life of the city. Whether it...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

Lovely architecture and paintings. Definitely a not-to-miss while visiting Guanajuato. It is huge and its design matches perfectly the landscape in which it is located, you can ver to the tunnels quite easily, right outside the Catedral there are lots of bars, restaurants and souvenir...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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November 13, 2016|
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We are here now, and yes, it is chilly. We wish we had packed more warm clothes. leggings or blue jeans are worn by most pedestrians we have seen in the streets. but bring jackets and scarves. also, make sure your hotel has... More
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