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Reviewed 3 days ago

A nice place to sit and see the history of this magical old city. Surrounded by wonderful eateries and just a beautiful walking city.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jet717289
Reviewed 5 days ago

This place was recently redone and they have done a beautiful job. It is really quite a site to see. Worth a few minutes and the support

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank pookieng
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very beuatiful and well kept. This is a charming place to walk through and see the architecture. It was a nice part of Casco Viejo

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank DR Sorensen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Cathedral is simple however an old world charm that every one should visit. A short walk from Casco Viejo, Avenue Central but we'll worth it.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sedonapm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Frankly there isn’t much that differentiate this church from all the others...is just bigger! However I do love the facade with the 2 towers and the wonderful marble (?) floor inside...pleasant place.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Travelaround59
Reviewed 1 week ago

Old and new are juxtaposed within this cathedral. You feel the history as you walk in. The atmosphere is very serene and sedate and you cannot help but whisper. Many of the old relics from the original church is on display and is a must...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 386ameliak
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

there are several churches in panama city and this one is the most famous. d not miss the Mercedes one: our guide (nativa Tours) did explain us that there were graves under the floor of the mercedes that is open once a year. the cathedral...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank berni507
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful cathedral that you're bound to walk by strolling Viejo. When I was there they were giving out meals and bottles of water to the hungry, very heartwarming to see.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank curt m
Reviewed January 11, 2019

The Cathedral here stands high above anything nearby and is clearly the main landmark. It boasts beautiful architecture and intricate carvings and makes for a really great picture.

Date of experience: January 2019
9  Thank WilliamThomas
Reviewed January 6, 2019

Only saw it from outside, near the plaza. It was a lovely building to see and photograph, with such history in this area. Makes you appreciate the long history in this part of the world

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Louise M
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Response from jenndogg21 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, there was some construction going on around there but it didn't affect the cathedral. We went on August so it may be an issue now. Enjoy your trip.