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Cute little colonial church

It's a cute, little colonial church, very small, but with great detail. The inside is incredibly... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
dianahg24
simply beautiful

surrounded with tons of vendors, a nice church to visit and enjoy the history of the city and... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
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6 Jun 2018
“Cute little colonial church”
1 May 2018
“simply beautiful”
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This neoclassical cathedral is known for its large-domed top.
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

It's a cute, little colonial church, very small, but with great detail. The inside is incredibly fresh (very nice when you've been walking outside at 36°C), with really well-preserved facade and wooden door.

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

surrounded with tons of vendors, a nice church to visit and enjoy the history of the city and craftsmanship of the doors and walls!

Thank TravelwithAndre
Reviewed 15 March 2018

This church is peaceful and gorgeous, but don't miss the gift shop that sells religious items and products made by the cloistered nuns who live just behind the church. The sugar cookies are melt in your mouth delicious, made by their delicate little hands!

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

This is just a stunning building. It's beautifully painted and just makes you happy that a building like this exists.

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Impressive architecture surrounded by vegetation in center of SMA, inside very balanced and still and calm experience. More than 500 year of history impressed in this construction.

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

This church is wirth visiting to escape the crowds around parroquia. It is very quiet and it has very nice interior. When we were there, there was a part of the church closed but you could see amazing frescas on the ceiling. Maybe they are...More

Thank haanahh
Reviewed 23 October 2017

This church is over 500 years old! The altar and statues of Christ and Mary "reach up to the sky." Side niches have various saints/ important people, one of them black. Imbedded into the wall near the entrance is a large seashell which was designed...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2017

This very old church is distinguished by its large dome supposedly modeled on the one at Les Invalides in Paris. From the interior, the dome's brick ceiling is amazing when you realize it was built hundreds of years ago.

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

This historically important property is home to sequestered nuns of the La Conception order. One of the most beautiful and important churches in the area. There is a gift shop with hand made items for church altars and priest vestments to take home to your...More

Thank Debra Jean S
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Intimately cared for by cloistered nuns, the Iglesia de la Concepción is generally cool, clean, and quiet, with Masses at least twice a day (at 7:30am and 7pm).

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