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Expiatory Temple

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Beautiful Church

We visited this beautiful church recommended by a lot of people from the city. They offer mass and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Coachella, California
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A masterpiece in the center of Guadalajara

Not far from the historic center of the city stands this monumental church built in gothic style... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Keith P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this beautiful church recommended by a lot of people from the city. They offer mass and confessions during most part of the day and they also have the Holly Eucharist in a little chapel next to the church which makes your visit even...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not far from the historic center of the city stands this monumental church built in gothic style (very unusual in Mexico) with beautiful stone carving. The windows are a bit of a mixed bag, but impressive, nonetheless. The central spire with its filigree stonework and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must see. Just like the best gothic architecture anywhere in the globe. Spare sometime to watch the apostles´ parade around the clock. Similar to Prague.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Luis T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

October 2018 - The Templo Expiatorio in Guadalajara, Mexico is a global marvel. Construction began in 1897 and was completed in 1972....75 years to complete. The church is an INCREDIBLE neo-Gothic design with carved stone and stained glass throughout. It is considered the greatest work...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bill D
Reviewed 22 October 2018

This temple is majestic and is located along a very beautiful avenue in Guadalajara. It's near the historic downtown and there are plenty of cafés and small restaurants to sit down and enjoy. The interior is stunning and you can also visit the crypts underneath...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Mexico is not only tortilla and tequila, lots historical places to see, come and see this beautiful buildings, just wondering how they make it such nice buildings earlier ages but nowadays they make just piece of boxes.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank ISML68
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This area is lovely to explore, the temple, the surroundings cafes and the beautiful museum or art inside the "Paraninfo" of Universidad de Guadalajara.

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We decided to walk in right before hte mass beun adn enjoyed the delightful view within, enjpyed the old gothic/colonial mashup of the architecture, quite a unique building and experienc in the city.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank David M
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This Catholic temple is my favorite, great example of architecture, no big crowds of tourists, plan to take your time and be around noon to see the stained glass displayed and the light coming into the altar. Magnificient organ stone and wood works can also...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank J2880ZApedrob
Reviewed 14 July 2018

This is a very impressive and beautiful building, reminiscent of Notre Dame in Paris. It's worth going inside to take a look (ideally when there's no mass going on) and have a snack outside.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 823jorgev
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Response from gaby t | Reviewed this property |
The best time would be afternoons, its open and there are no services between 2pm to 7pm from monday through friday. On saturdays and sundays they have many services between 7am and 12 noon and then from 5 pm to 10 pm
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