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Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of the Assumption

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Go and see inside

There are enough churches in Popayan and each of them is well worth to see inside. As we were in... read more

Reviewed December 18, 2017
ShavyB
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Belgium
Unique and different altar areas!

This church is easy to locate, in front of Parque Caldas and next to the Torre Reloj. What... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2016
LolaGo1
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Dec 18, 2017
“Go and see inside”
Sep 13, 2016
“Unique and different altar areas!”
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Reviewed December 18, 2017

There are enough churches in Popayan and each of them is well worth to see inside. As we were in Popayan on a saturday, this day a lot of weddings ceremony. Nice to witness this occasion, and the church is nicely decorated inside for the...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

This church is easy to locate, in front of Parque Caldas and next to the Torre Reloj. What impressed me is its modern altar areas, with Jesus standing over the world! Gone are the antique, old-looking statues of saints, Mary and Jesus.

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Reviewed July 26, 2016

The most important temple in downtown. Was rebuilt after the 1983 earthquake, but still hosts all the antique images from the colony. It is a sacred place for catholics and part of the skyline of downtown popayan. If you visit, please remain quiet as respect...More

Thank Pernille-Ulla
Reviewed January 27, 2016

Nuestra Señora de Asunción Cathedral, is a different church that shows Jesus resurrected, and a Neoclassical style. The crown of the Andes (belongs of the virgin "Nuestra Señora de Asunción" is in the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City

Thank Felipe S
Reviewed October 4, 2015

I liked this church. It seemed brighter and more interesting than others I've seen recently. Worth a quick look.

Thank Aidan80
Reviewed September 1, 2015

A recent building rather simple inside. Nothing spectacular but provides character to the main square.

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