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A spectacular view from the hill is your reward for reaching the church of San Cristobal.
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Plaza 31 de Marzo | next to the Parque Central / Zocalo, San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Very impressive, and easy to get to. Well worth visiting, but again very busy so needs to be planned properly

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Owen K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Would have been an interesting place to visit. Pity! could only give a passing glance as it is not open to public. Hugely disappointed

Date of experience: March 2019
23  Thank rodgersbarbie
Reviewed 1 week ago

February 2019: the church is closed for restoration, and nobody knows for how long it will remain closed. The building is inaccessible, since it is surrounded by fences. Nice murals have been painted on the fences. And that's all.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Marco_Polo499
Reviewed 16 January 2019

The marketplace outside the church comes to life in the evening with indigenous people selling textiles. The church is now closed due to the 2016 earthquake. It's still beautiful to look at. This is town is very very safe.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Linda S
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Sadly this cathedral, like many in Mexico was damaged during the earthquake of November 2017. And is undergoing extensive renovations. It is only possible to take photos of the exterior

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jocelynd62
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Cathedral and Churches This beautiful town offers a lot to do from the flea markets to the old cathedral and churches also there is the pedestrian street where you can find restaurants, coffee shops, ice cream shops, etc...

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sokey71
Reviewed 20 December 2018

When we visited the cathedral was under repair, but the exterior is really quite pretty. I hope we can return and see the inside. And the fence around it during construction has some gorgeous paintings on it. The cathedral is tall and colorful and in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jelico8
Reviewed 13 December 2018

The Cathedral is currently closed due to repairs, however the exterior is a beautiful view despite being obscured by somewhat unsightly corrugated iron fencing. Despite this, the Cathedral's exterior boast a stunning feat of human architecture and a colourful design that makes for a irrefutably...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank WilliamThomas
Reviewed 16 November 2018

Although the cathedral's interior is inaccessible owing to ongoing repairs to the cathedral resulting from earthquake damage, this cathedral's juxtaposition with the modern art covering what would otherwise be ugly corrugated metal sheets makes for some interesting photo opportunities. A great spot to people-watch or...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sandralynx
Reviewed 8 November 2018

We went there the week of Dia de los Muertos 2018 and the Catedral was under repairs. Hopefully they will let you enter sometime soon.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Melissa G
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