Catedral Metropolitana, Mexico City

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    Cathedral Metropolitana

    by filipdebont Updated Oct 20, 2002

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    El Cathedral Metropolitana: This is in fact the biggest church of Latin-America. The cathedral is damaged by subsidence, in fact the whole city is build on the soft ground of the Lake of Texoco.
    This is a magnificent buildings, The Spanish used bricks and walls from the Aztec temples and pyramids which were located next to the Cathedral (now Temple Mayor).
    On the right of the Cathedral, there is the Sagrario Metropolitana, a small parish church, with a beautiful front.
    The interior of the Cathedral is also very beautiful. Especially the Altar de los Reyes is certainly a “must see”.

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    Metropolitan Cathedral

    by Jim_Eliason Updated Apr 14, 2013

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    This is the largest Cathedral in Latin America and certainly one of the most impressive. It was begun in 1573 and has grown to occupy a full block off of Zocalo.

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  • Catedral Metropolitana de la Asunción de María

    by obcbreeze Updated Dec 19, 2010

    This gorgeous cathedral is located just off of Zocalo Square. We had a guided tour from Mario, who was quite a character.

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    Cathedral of Mexico City

    by darthmilmo Written Feb 25, 2003

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    The Cathedral of Mexico City is an amazing monument of Catholicism in America. It dates to the early colonial times in Mexico.

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  • Visit the Cathedral

    by Schatz Written Sep 7, 2002

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    It's one the oldest Cathedrals in the Continent and most of Mexico's history has passed in front of it.

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