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Worth visiting if in the area

This is just a short drive (took us maybe 10 minutes) from Punta del Este. The church is in a... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2015
Erich H
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Kentucky
Quite a Lovely Cathedral

This cathedral is worth walking through if you are in Maldonado as it only takes fifteen minutes or... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2014
Debbie K
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Adrian, Michigan
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17 Jan 2017
“Roman Catholic Cathedral - Year 1895”
26 Jul 2016
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

It was started in 1801 but completed in 1895 due to the British invasions. Main altar was made by Antonio Veiga, having won two prizes in a continental exposition in Buenos Aires in 1882. In the altar you can find an image of "Virgen del...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is a must see along with the Cathedral in Montivideo. The architectural challenge and statues are great works of art.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Ernst T
Reviewed 7 April 2015

This is just a short drive (took us maybe 10 minutes) from Punta del Este. The church is in a wonderful area of town with a pedestrian walking street full of shops. The square outside of the church was bustling will people and families when...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Erich H
Reviewed 1 August 2014

This cathedral is worth walking through if you are in Maldonado as it only takes fifteen minutes or so to explore. Located on the square in the town center, the salmon-colored exterior was striking. The interior, while certainly not the most elegant I have seen,...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Debbie K
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