We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Church of Santo Domingo (Iglesia de Santo Domingo)

Book In Advance
140
All photos (140)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“main altar”(3 reviews)
“worth a visit”(4 reviews)
About
This ornate baroque church was built by indigenous converts between 1571 and 1611.
Contact
Puebla, Mexico
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Church of Santo Domingo (Iglesia de Santo Domingo)
from $64.00
More Info
from $58.67
More Info
Reviews (266)
There are newer reviews for Church of Santo Domingo (Iglesia de Santo Domingo)
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
75 results
Traveler rating
47
19
9
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
47
19
9
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews main altar beautiful chapel worth a visit gold interior sculptures mexico santa hundreds
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
11 - 20 of 75 reviews
Reviewed July 8, 2018

one of many churches in Puebla, it is worth taking the time and having a quick look inside to see the beautiful architecture

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Piotr M
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

One must enter the unattractive exterior to proceeds down to main altar and see the massive gorgeous Rosary Gold gilded chapel. Unbelievable how art could be so overwhelming!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank GringoAlto2000
Reviewed June 9, 2018

This is a Franciscan church which is evident by the Franciscan robe tie on the exterior of the posas (Look for the three knots on the chord signifying charity, poverty and obedience). The church interior was closed as it suffered a good deal of damage...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank PhotographVagabond
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous church - the one not to miss in a city of 360 churches. Stunning from top to bottom and absolutely enormous. The organ takes up half of it in the middle. We had a walking tour of the city which was lovely to have...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank MexChilanga
Reviewed March 11, 2018

We visited this beautiful and historic church on our recent tour of downtown Puebla. So much gild everywhere, and all the ornate details on the decorations and statues in the chapel really makes this church an awesome and a must visit location.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank jefferyp2017
Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

I walked in and around this one quickly but it wasn’t until later that I’d wished I’d done my homework. It has an interesting history apart from being such a bright and colourful church. Located in the centre of town it’s easily accessible bit with...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank thetravellingspy
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

It's another church. Like many others (oldish and a bit run down) except for the Rosary Chapel tucked into a side wing.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank giffenk
Reviewed December 18, 2017

This church has lovely interiors. And it is very close to the Zocolo area. It is definately worth a visit on it's own after seeing the Rosario Chapel.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Mitchell D
Reviewed August 6, 2017

If you are in Puebla, this is a chapel you won't want to miss!!! a couple of blocks from Puebla's Central Square...

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Sergio G
Reviewed March 22, 2017

The centuries old church would be very interesting by itself, but it is the Rosario Chapel that makes it breathtaking. Walls and ceilings covered in carved motifs with gold leaf still accomplish what the chapel was intended to do hundreds of years ago: create an...More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank David A
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 106 nearby hotels
Hotel La Alhondiga
95 reviews
.14 miles away
Hotel Gilfer
133 reviews
.14 miles away
Hotel RITZ OTERO
20 reviews
.15 miles away
Hotel Andante
141 reviews
.16 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 918 nearby restaurants
Casa de los Munecos
354 reviews
.20 miles away
Fonda de Santa Clara 6 Oriente
141 reviews
.08 miles away
Las Ranas
139 reviews
.11 miles away
El Viejo Rosario
64 reviews
.09 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 175 nearby attractions
Biblioteca Palafoxiana
822 reviews
.31 miles away
Zocalo
2,186 reviews
.21 miles away
Mercado el Parian
791 reviews
.37 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Church of Santo Domingo (Iglesia de Santo Domingo) staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines