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Catedral Basilica Menor de Nuestra Senora de la Paz

La Paz 34242342, Bolivia
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La Paz 34242342, Bolivia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Mass commenced as we walked into the building. There were about five people in a building that could comfortably house 1,000 and accordinv to our guide this is normal. Originally the church for privileged Spanish the Amayarra have their own church and this separation has...More

Thank Eddie O
Reviewed August 13, 2017

The decor and artefacts here might not be as impressive as the San Francisco church, but the architecture is simply breathtaking. The vaulted ceilings and columns will take your breath away, plus, the stained glass is far more impressive than the rival church. Not open...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed July 17, 2017

The only thing I really liked about this fairly modern Cathedral is the how the windows are designed so while the Cathedral is fairly austere and plain, it gives a very good sense of spirituality with the treatment of the light. For the rest, if...More

Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed April 7, 2017

While not perhaps worth crossing the world to see, if you are taking a walk though central La Paz, this neo-classical building is well worth a look and is a haven of peace and calm. A pity they allowed a tower block to be built...More

Thank Alan W
Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

We absolutely loved this Cathedral in the heart of La Paz. Beautiful and ornate on the inside and a real haven of peace in such a busy, noisy town. Massive and imposing on the outside and a lively leafy square in front. Well worth a...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed August 30, 2016

This cathedral has a classical south American feel. It is free to enter and is a beautiful place to visit. You can not take any pictures, they have a no photography rule for the inside, you may take photos of the outside.

Thank Kim F
Reviewed March 30, 2016

this is it.. this is a real architectural treasure!!!! a must-see! the Cathedral is dedicated to Our Lady of Peace, in Spanish "Nuestra Señora de la Paz", patroness virgin of the city and who gives the city its name.

Thank Pablo V
Reviewed March 9, 2016

We visited the Cathedral while we were in Murelo Square. As a Cathdral is a bit basic but as a building is very impressive, beautiful stained glass from Italy, impressive doors with relegious decorations, plain altar and not in the typical baroque style. I believe...More

Thank Panathinaikos-13
Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

I highly recommend a visit to the beautiful catedral. We looked around the church for a while. There are many decorative altars and a few wonderful chanderliers. I only missed some information about the church in English.

1  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed February 21, 2016

The is part of most city tours and it is worth visiting. We did not take pictures as advised by our guide but when we left I had a look if there was any sign not to take pictures as Many guests did take pictures....More

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