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This 16th-century baroque church dominates one of the town's main plazas.
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San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

So the interior is presently unable to be viewed due to earthquake damage - this is a pity. However the exterior is beautiful-----intricate Baroque stucco which looks beautiful in the afternoon setting sun....and right next door is a wonderful modern museum - not to be...More

Thank Terence B
Reviewed 6 days ago

For our anniversary this year my husband and I went to a few places in Mexico including San Cristobal de las Casas. One place worth checking out there was the Templo de Santo Domingo. The exterior was beautiful. But there were a ton of vendors...More

Thank jelico8
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Probably the most beautiful church I have ever seen. It’s small but the baroque style gives such an amazing scenery that you could stay seated there admiring the ceilin and the beautiful art around for hours.

Thank Mouna L
Reviewed June 21, 2018

The roof has collapsed and the church is CLOSED Others in the area are also closed. The roofs are covered with tarps and repairs are under way. It will take some time.

2  Thank Roberton193
Reviewed May 19, 2018

Following upon the earthquake in September 2017 the doors are open but the majority of the interior is cordoned off and under plastic wraps for protection, with wooden scaffolding supporting arches in a side chapel.. Patches of plaster have fallen off and I am surprised...More

Thank Veronica014
Reviewed March 29, 2018

This lovely chuch is very detaild like the others seen in same states, simple, part of thi history of this great state

Thank richard m
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

From the main plaza it’s just four blocks to the north to get to the artesanal market which surrounds the Santo Domingo church. The market feels like a labyrinth.. and once you find yourself in front of the beautiful facade of Santo Domingo. Don’t miss...More

Thank rapha_y_nici
Reviewed March 22, 2018

This church itself is under resconstruction because it was hit by the earthquake - it is probably beautiful, once it is restored. However, surrounding the construction site, there is an extremely touristy market, selling mostly cheap fake and/or industrially produced „authentic“ souvenirs.

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Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

There’s no way you will miss this gorgeous Temple. Due to the recent April in September, 2017 it is only open ag certain hours of the day, check hours if you like to visit the inside that’s currently being remodeled but you can still capture...More

1  Thank Bondgirl10
Reviewed February 5, 2018

The building front is beautiful in afternoon light. The property is surrounded by a public craft market, food vendors and busy street extending to the nearby public market. This and the adjacent activities are a must see in San Cris. We walk here twice a...More

1  Thank Wdkingman
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