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This 16th-century baroque church dominates one of the town's main plazas.
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

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.

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

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

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

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.

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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

1  Thank Magli G
Reviewed 6 February 2018

The building front is beautiful in afternoon light. The property is surrounded by a public craft market, food vendors and busy street extending to the nearby public market. This and the adjacent activities are a must see in San Cris. We walk here twice a...More

1  Thank Wdkingman
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Very unique!!! vey different from the common churches in Latin America, not very far away from the main square.

1  Thank Pedro G
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The markets outside are a must see! The church itself is filled with gold plated walls and shouldn't be missed but the markets are the main draw here. Be sure to try and drive a hard bargain but expect stiffness on certain items (e.g cushion...More

2  Thank TKandJT
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