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A bit of a metaphor for Montevideo

A lovely church from outside with mass being held within. However the starkness of the interior... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
Vandieman111
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Adelaide, Australia
Undergoing restoration but still open

Above ground is closed however the crypt is still open so I have posted a few photos. Rather strong... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2016
Albywon
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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15 Mar 2018
“Eclectic building”
11 Sep 2016
“A bit of a metaphor for Montevideo”
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Mix of different styles, unity in diversity. Looks more like a church of the poorer classes. The humidity and the presence of salt on the peninsula has seriously affected the building. Therefore, a thorough restoration is being carried out.

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

A lovely church from outside with mass being held within. However the starkness of the interior with cracked ceilings being repaired was a bit thematic for the whole city.

Thank Vandieman111
Reviewed 9 January 2016

This is probably the most distinct church in Montevideo. It's very tall and when we walked by at night, we were all intrigued and returned back next day to see it inside. Unfortunately for us (and fortunately for the church), it's being renovated, so the...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Above ground is closed however the crypt is still open so I have posted a few photos. Rather strong musty/mould smell so be aware if you have any allergies.

Thank Albywon
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

This is one of the many churches here slightly different architecture from the others .If you like churches stop here and come in otherwise just stop one the way and have a look.

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