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This 16th-century baroque church dominates one of the town's main plazas.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

While this church was undergoing earthquake damage repair, the architecture of this church must be seen

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lmwjerry
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

So the interior is presently unable to be viewed due to earthquake damage - this is a pity. However the exterior is beautiful-----intricate Baroque stucco which looks beautiful in the afternoon setting sun....and right next door is a wonderful modern museum - not to be...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Terence B
Reviewed 6 November 2018

For our anniversary this year my husband and I went to a few places in Mexico including San Cristobal de las Casas. One place worth checking out there was the Templo de Santo Domingo. The exterior was beautiful. But there were a ton of vendors...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jelico8
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Probably the most beautiful church I have ever seen. It’s small but the baroque style gives such an amazing scenery that you could stay seated there admiring the ceilin and the beautiful art around for hours.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mouna L
Reviewed 21 June 2018

The roof has collapsed and the church is CLOSED Others in the area are also closed. The roofs are covered with tarps and repairs are under way. It will take some time.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Roberton193
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Following upon the earthquake in September 2017 the doors are open but the majority of the interior is cordoned off and under plastic wraps for protection, with wooden scaffolding supporting arches in a side chapel.. Patches of plaster have fallen off and I am surprised...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Veronica014
Reviewed 29 March 2018

This lovely chuch is very detaild like the others seen in same states, simple, part of thi history of this great state

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank richard m
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

From the main plaza it’s just four blocks to the north to get to the artesanal market which surrounds the Santo Domingo church. The market feels like a labyrinth.. and once you find yourself in front of the beautiful facade of Santo Domingo. Don’t miss...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank rapha_y_nici
Reviewed 22 March 2018

This church itself is under resconstruction because it was hit by the earthquake - it is probably beautiful, once it is restored. However, surrounding the construction site, there is an extremely touristy market, selling mostly cheap fake and/or industrially produced „authentic“ souvenirs.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank FoodMonsterTravels
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

There’s no way you will miss this gorgeous Temple. Due to the recent April in September, 2017 it is only open ag certain hours of the day, check hours if you like to visit the inside that’s currently being remodeled but you can still capture...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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