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Templo de Santo Domingo

San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 May 2015

The facade is already amazing. There are multiple sculptures of various biblical characters. The church sits beside a touristy flea market, and is usually open. The interiors are wonderfully decorated with many oil paintings of Jesus' crucification. A regret, that the paintings were all covered...More

1  Thank Vangerlio
Reviewed 14 April 2015

Very Spiritual place at peace. Alittle piece of heaven and history combined. A lesson in culture and colonial status. The design and details are espectacular and amazing. The people should respect the traditions and

Thank Jairo M
Reviewed 28 March 2015

Worth a walk from the main square. It has great detail and design. There's also plenty of art and jewellery vendors surrounding the church.

Thank Ghostbuster911
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Santo Domingo is considered one of the most beautiful churches in town and rightly so. The inside is as ornate as the outside, all in baroque style.

Thank HelenaGuerra
Reviewed 15 March 2015

Beautiful church - the outer facade has been restored and cleaned. No entrance fee, just be respectful of those in a spiritual place.

Thank Beverly B
Reviewed 27 February 2015 via mobile

So ornate on the inside and out. Very beautiful! In such a vibrant part of the city centre. Rivals some churches in Europe!

Thank canadiangypsy2015
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Celebrates the ability of local craftspersons to learn from their colonial masters and produce what they wanted

Thank LanguagemavenAnirtak
Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

Since iam traveling I did not want to miss the Miércoles de Ceniza tradition and tried to find out at what time church service is to receive my ash cross. Luckily i arrived 5 minutes before service started and got to witness a new experience...More

Thank Felix N
Reviewed 5 February 2015

This church is over 400 years old, with amazing gilded panels inside, this is actively used church, and there was a small procession going on when we were there, it is big enough to not feel like you are in the way though. much history...More

2  Thank Olan C
Reviewed 29 January 2015

the outside is more beautiful than the inside and its situated near the market. inside its calm and peaceful and pretty enough but not overly impressive. still, worth a visit.

Thank erica_mb_64
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