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Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of the Assumption

Calle 5, Popayan, Colombia
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Unique and different altar areas!

This church is easy to locate, in front of Parque Caldas and next to the Torre Reloj. What... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
LolaGo1
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Beautiful cathedral

The most important temple in downtown. Was rebuilt after the 1983 earthquake, but still hosts all... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
Pernille-Ulla
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  • Average7%
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13 Sep 2016
“Unique and different altar areas!”
26 Jul 2016
“Beautiful cathedral”
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Calle 5, Popayan, Colombia

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This church is easy to locate, in front of Parque Caldas and next to the Torre Reloj. What impressed me is its modern altar areas, with Jesus standing over the world! Gone are the antique, old-looking statues of saints, Mary and Jesus.

Thank LolaGo1
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The most important temple in downtown. Was rebuilt after the 1983 earthquake, but still hosts all the antique images from the colony. It is a sacred place for catholics and part of the skyline of downtown popayan. If you visit, please remain quiet as respect...More

Thank Pernille-Ulla
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Nuestra Señora de Asunción Cathedral, is a different church that shows Jesus resurrected, and a Neoclassical style. The crown of the Andes (belongs of the virgin "Nuestra Señora de Asunción" is in the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City

Thank Felipe S
Reviewed 4 October 2015

I liked this church. It seemed brighter and more interesting than others I've seen recently. Worth a quick look.

Thank Aidan80
Reviewed 1 September 2015

A recent building rather simple inside. Nothing spectacular but provides character to the main square.

Thank Zafiropoulos
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