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Address: Calle Independencia 72 | Plaza San Martin, Cordoba X5000IUB, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 351 422-3446
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Beautiful inside and out, with Indian angels gracing its towers, this...

Beautiful inside and out, with Indian angels gracing its towers, this cathedral at Plaza San Martin was started in 1577 and took almost 200 years to build.

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Hey ... is the Catedral you have tu visit

It is not the church that I like most of cordoba but it is the Cathedral and it deserves to be visited. At its entrance reside the bodies of a beautiful love story between a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Salsipuedes, Cordoba, Argentina
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Salsipuedes, Cordoba, Argentina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It is not the church that I like most of cordoba but it is the Cathedral and it deserves to be visited. At its entrance reside the bodies of a beautiful love story between a governor and his niece who deserves to be explained by a tour guide. So rent some.

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Edinburgh
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While the interior is impressive, don't miss the reflection of the interior in marble on the pavement. This element is repeated throughout the old town.

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Thank Bernadette54
Panama City, Panama
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

The church is a superb structure with great paintings and sculptures. The dome is magnificent with gold plated altars. It has one full silver altar. Unfortunately the interior has extremely poor maintenance, the peeling walls and parts of the beautiful ceiling, take away part of the grandiosity of the cathedral.

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

I was on a tour with a local guide and a group of Spanish speaking tourists. The artwork, historical context and architecture are superb.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Not as ornate from the outside as some, but absolutely gorgeous inside! Amazing! A must see. The alcove areas with the Saints were exquisite. Located right of the plaza.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

Beauty of Churches and Architecture, There is so much to visit and travel to the historical journey of the monks who walked over the Mountains by foot.

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Thank Shiran D
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

What you may think is lacking on the outside is totally made up for on the inside. It's a fantastic interior. I actually preferred it's interior to the TA's currently rated no. 1 Capuchinos church - although that churches architectural design is fantastic and shouldn't be missed. The Cathedral: It was free. Easy to find. Centrally located. Really quite nice... More 

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Thank Chris S
Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

great place very beautiful.Not always opened but we were lucky enough to pas as a ceremony was going on.One of the nicer one we have seen!

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2016

The few architecturally interesting places in Cordoba appear to be mainly churches. The Catedral is certainly large enough and it is attractive. I can't say I was blown away by it though. Still worth a look though.

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Courbevoie, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016

Lot of church in cordoba are not special but this one, even if it would need some refresh is quite nice with very nice paints and furnitures

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