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Beautiful Catedral

Located across the plaza Bolivar, This cathedral has several historic style mix into one. Overall... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2017
Monicsk
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Charlotte, North Carolina
Good architecture

Beautiful church in my favorite city in Venezuela. You can walk around the center and go to some... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2016
Luis P
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Caracas, Venezuela
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May 29, 2017
“Beautiful Catedral”
Sep 18, 2016
“Good architecture”
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Though construction of the Cathedral began in the early nineteenth century, it was delayed by two earthquakes, the War of Independence, and internal political conflicts. Work was finally completed in 1958, and the Cathedral stands today as a symbol...more
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Avenida 4 | Plaza Bolivar, Merida 5101, Venezuela
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Reviewed May 29, 2017

Located across the plaza Bolivar, This cathedral has several historic style mix into one. Overall, it's one of the most beautiful cathedral I've been in the world, and it has to be the prettiest cathedral in Venezuela.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Monicsk
Reviewed September 18, 2016

Beautiful church in my favorite city in Venezuela. You can walk around the center and go to some intersting places.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Luis P
Reviewed December 19, 2015

This church is simply amazing and deserves a visit. It is one of the nicest churches we visited in all of South America. It was designed based on another church in Spain, and it lacks nothing in its sense of grandeur. Truly beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Brett G
Reviewed December 14, 2015

It's a so peaceful place, ideal for praying or being in silence with yourself. Rounded by beautiful art and majestic architecture of the temple. You can feel the holiness of the place bein there.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank FranklinGutierrez
Reviewed August 11, 2015

If you are passing, then why not drop in to take a look inside. But it really would not be worth a special journey to get here. Amongst thousands of other Catholic Cathedrals across the world, this one has nothing to make it stand out,...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank moraira
Reviewed June 6, 2015

The cathedral is located in the center of the city in Plaza Bolivar. The Spanish style cathedral is gorgeous. The paintings, statues, and architecture are worth your time, and there is also a crypt located under the alter containing the tomb of a famous deceased...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed January 28, 2015

The cathedral is not by itself a maste piece of architecture, however, in the context of the city it is part of the pieces that make merida one of the most interesting city in Venezuela.

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank AssahiraShiro
Reviewed June 6, 2014

I would perversely say that this is a bit of Gaudi in Merida - the facade looks just a little like these in Barcelona :)

Date of experience: November 2013
3  Thank Ewa_Surfy
Reviewed April 7, 2014

It is a very large church. If you walk arround you realice haw large it is. The inside has nothing spetial, from my point of vew. From outside is a very nice colonial Cathidral

Date of experience: March 2014
Thank EmiliaR50
Reviewed August 25, 2012

Beautiful catolic church with a great atmosphere. In the middle of Merida in Mexico and worth a visit. Beautiful art inside the Catedral :)

1  Thank corcar
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