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Mar del Plata Cathedral

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Address: Calle B Mitre 1780, Mar del Plata B7600DRN, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 223 495-0395
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This soaring, neo-Gothic-style cathedral was built near the turn of the...

This soaring, neo-Gothic-style cathedral was built near the turn of the century.

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Magnificent cathedral with beautiful artwork. Great history lessons to be had also. Don't forget to look above door on the way out to see the huge organ above. Read or do some... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed May 9, 2016
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Cornelius, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Magnificent cathedral with beautiful artwork. Great history lessons to be had also. Don't forget to look above door on the way out to see the huge organ above. Read or do some research before going will make it a better experience too!

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

Nice church and very central...in the heart of the town...and many nice places to visit in the area.

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Ormstown, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2016

Beautiful carved wood altar and magnificent inlaid wood floor. Gorgeous stain glass windows too, but the netting to keep out the birds detracts from the viewing.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 1, 2016

This was an amazing experience. It is absolutely beautiful. Take the time to look at all the small details. It is worth it. Should surely check this out.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2015

To me, each place of worship is God's portrait. This Cathedral surpasses other places of worship in Mar del Plata. It is a congolomerate or fusion of exquisite art, sculpture and architecture.

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2015

Beautiful Neo-Gothic Cathedral. Very nice ornate woodwork and stained glass windows. Nice plaza in front of the Cathedral.

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Mesa, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2014

Love walking from the beach to the cathedral and once there sitting on the steps and enjoying the majesty of such an important landmark. the plaza in front of the cathedral is also not to be missed.

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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2014

Extremely beautiful Cathedral, so very ornate without being garish. Really worth a visit. Also houses the tomb of General Jose de San Martin who was the prime leader in Argentina’s successful struggle for independence from Spain in the 19th Century.

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2014

They had services whilst we were visiting but he building is gorgeous! And what a homage to the Catholic Faith!

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Mar del Plata, Argentina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2014

One of the most typical and beautiful historic places of the great city of Mar del Plata. Its vitreau and gorgeous arquitecture style made this one of the most important Cathedrals in the country.

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