It's amazing to realize How long buildings like this have been there and the ability of those past civilizations to build such intricate amazing structures WITHOUT our "modern technology"
About Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana)
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Lots of gold decoration and ornate altars. However, surprisingly the interior architecture does not live up to the outside. Worth checking out while you are in the center and on your way to the temple mayor but by no means a must.
The grandeur and majesty of this cathedral was enchanced by the presence of a choir singing four part Latin hymns during our visit
So yes, this is a pretty Church with great artwork, enormous organ, woodwork, marble floors etc. But what is so impressive is that the church is sinking!!! Due to the construction of ancient Aztec civilization over a lake, and Spaniards conquering them, using the stone...More
We intended a quick look at the Catherdral , but if you have the time , hire a guide inside - the cost is negligible , but the treasure trove of history they unlock is fascinating if somewhat overwhelming !!! If you have an interest...More
We were there for a wedding and this is a huge cathedral. It was very "dressed up" for the wedding but you could see it beauty in the alters. Never got to see the ruins.