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Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel

North side of El Jardin, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Built in 1683, this pastel pink church is the city's most recognizable landmark.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“beautiful church” (110 reviews)
“san miguel” (204 reviews)
“focal point” (19 reviews)
North side of El Jardin, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

this is an unmissable site in SMA. It marks the center of town and they light it up nicely at night. It's all part of the magic of SMA. I visited the interior which is lovely though not dissimilar to any other cathedral. Nothing to...More

Thank wabitop
Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful old church, make sure to see it when in San Miguel de Allende. Also, make sure to see the other church that you can enter from the same courtyard - very unusual.

Thank jbjb83
Reviewed yesterday

This is the first place I visited years ago when I came to San Miguel and it's the first place I took my wife and friends to when I returned. it is a spectacular site and the Jardin, which is what the main plaza is...More

Thank _sgloss77
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a magnificent Cathedral on the main central square of San Miguel de Allende. At night it is lighted up and is extraordinary!. We were there Christmas week and were able to go into the services as well. Christmas Day evening, there was a...More

Thank redtravelingshoes
Reviewed 3 days ago

One of the most beautiful cathedrals I have seen and we have traveled in Italy, Greece and Mexico. It is striking, especially so at night when it is all lit up.

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 1 week ago

You canot missed this visit. Personally I find most beutiful the exterior than the interior. You must see it with the sun lighiting the facade aprox at 15.00 hours in winter. And in the evening with the artificial lights

Thank Noeemy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must visit. If you arrive at San Miguel in the early morning, I recommend visiting this right away before it gets crowded by noon. You won’t be allowed inside before 10 am I think but you will have a chance to enjoy...More

Thank Mohamed S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The parroquia is stunning. Definitely visit when in SMA.We where there for Christmas and in front they had every day live music .

Thank lidag29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This parroquia is beautiful from inside to outside. You need to visit this landmark no matter what. It is also the happiest place in town. Music, dance and performance was on the stage every evening.

Thank Lucy L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The color outside of the Parroquia and the architecture make you feel it is a magical place, closer to sky. Inside the church is also beautiful. You have to take coins if you want to light candle, as they are artificial candles that just accept...More

Thank Fernanda R
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Farah J
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Response from MarkfromtheIsland | Reviewed this property |
Only with permission of the head priest. You can approach them in the parroquia office.