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This cathedral houses 16th-century statues of the Virgin Mary and the Cristo del Milagro, which were washed ashore when the Spanish ship transporting them sank.
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A daytime and nightime visit will give you the best appreciation of the Cathedral. Two very beautiful chapels either side of a stunning Nave. As you gaze about the interior one can imagine the humility and depth of vision that enjoined the construction . A...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Due to an earthquake in the mid 1800's, this pink hued church was built and finished several decades later around 1882 in a neocolonial Baroque style. The church is dedicated to Jesus and the Virgin Mary. Off to the left of the main altar, is...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 10 August 2019

Another fabulous cathedral, but this one in Salta has a unique floor! The altar and other decoration and art are the usual, excellent church decorations that one expects.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Monty S
Reviewed 16 June 2019 via mobile

On the square. We were there during Saturday services. Amazing Catholic Church. Highly recommend stopping in

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank emmsellsre
Reviewed 6 June 2019 via mobile

Breathtaking cathedral and artifacts. Right on main square and perfect backdrop for photos and lunch.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 27 May 2019

We attended early mass though in Spanish it was delightful, I hadn't been to church in years. Make sure you visit the mummified children exhibit not far from the church well worth the visit they rotate the three children every six months we saw the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Marion H
Reviewed 21 May 2019 via mobile

This cathedral is one of he most incredible church’s and is stunning. I fell to my knees in prayers and was so thankful I visited. The inside of the church was filled with beautiful statues and relegious art work

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 19 May 2019

This place is religion experienced live. The temple itself is beautiful and fathers a spectacular altar. What fascinated me, however, was to witness people talking to their saint or God while others waited their turn. This temple is not a monument, it is a live...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Riomussafer
Reviewed 26 April 2019

It was there so we went in to look at the grandeur of the Catholic church. It's flamboyant and if you're wandering around in the city centre, then it's worth a look to see the grandeur.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 April 2019 via mobile

No matter which angle you see it from 100 years of Latin American culture is reflected everywhere. Salta is special. Visit it during the orange blooming season for a surprise

Date of experience: December 2018
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Sorry saw this too late, you have your answer. You will not be disappointed. It is very uplifting.
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