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Rich in both history and devotion

El Santuario de Santo Niño de Atocha. The Santo is very small, but beautifully located in a... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2017
RobVera
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Tucson, Arizona
Nice Rustic little town!

Very small little town, rustic. The church is very nice inside, andd outside nice place to sit... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2016
Marilyn T
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Jul 23, 2017
“Rich in both history and devotion”
Jun 3, 2016
“Nice Rustic little town!”
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This sanctuary in Plateros was built in the 1700s for the patron saint of silversmiths.
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Calle Hidalgo s/n | Poblado de Plateros, Fresnillo 99000, Mexico
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Reviewed July 23, 2017

El Santuario de Santo Niño de Atocha. The Santo is very small, but beautifully located in a magnificent old gold - gilded church. The Child is said to roam the hills/valleys, particularly at night, bringing aid/comfort to the needy, and thereby wearing out his shoes....More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Very small little town, rustic. The church is very nice inside, andd outside nice place to sit around, buy and ice cream some street side little stands. The huicholitos selling very cute handmade bracelets and other things. A quick one day trip.

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed March 31, 2016

Before you get to the sanctuary there is big market where you can find plants for different treatments (is what they say) souvenirs, paints, candies, food. But get to the Sanctuary there is a lot of writen prayers around the church, and in front on...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank JAMConstruccion
Reviewed August 26, 2014

We went to visit El Santo Nino de Atocha at the church everything was ok, but where we park our car the gays say it's just a tip for watch the car. when we come back they barely clean the car and we decide to...More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank R3039BDmarias
Reviewed July 24, 2014

My family visited Santuario de Plateros in July 5, 2014. It is a visit you MUST DO. We stayed at Lirmar hotel which is across the bus station in Fresnillo Zacatecas. From there, it’s just a 2 block walk to the corner where there’s a...More

Date of experience: July 2014
3  Thank OseaNo
Reviewed October 30, 2013

Pretty nice and humble place to visit nothing over the top but if youre around you wouldnt regret to stop buy

Date of experience: November 2012
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