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Located in Bolivar Square, this is the largest cathedral in Colombia and one of the largest in South America. It's a magnificent example of neoclassical architecture and is filled with colonial paintings and ornate decorations.
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Carrera 7 10 80, Bogota 111711, Colombia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in Carrera 7, at the eastern corner at Plaza de Bolivar, you can't miss this old and large cathedral. The biggest in the country and one of the biggest in South America. It's a great feeling to just be there, you should not miss...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seriously, you just have to go. Words cannot express the feeling to be there, walk around or even attend service. !00% recommended.

Thank GlobeTrotting813365
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great to visit on the square we enjoyed the feeling of antiquity and endurance. I would recommend a visit

Thank Arlene S
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

This is a very large cathedral situated in plaza bolivar, very impressive outside and inside. There is also a chapel next to it.

Thank ElenaP2205
Reviewed October 10, 2018

beatifull,impressive church and i was lucky to be opened to see it inside..pity you have to be carefull on that square as many thiefs are arround

Thank MITJA R
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

I was surprised how minimalist this cathedral was. Very white, lots of clean lines and very open and spacious. Lovely to walk around and admire the architecture

Thank Travellover6128
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Certainly worth the stop here. Beautiful building. A lot of tourists and locals alike in this area. Inside was impressive as well. I was able to capture some good pictures here.

Thank Curtez151
Reviewed July 16, 2018

No one would ever mistake me for being a highly religious person. However, I will admit that 'La Catedral Primada' carries the sense of peace that can come from the dedication it takes to produce and maintain such an edifice. I spent some time here...More

Thank Malik W
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

This cathedral is one like you imagine a cathedral. Unfortunately we couldn’t get inside but from the outside this building looks magnificent. Lots of (local) people posing in front of it.

Thank TravelDNA
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

In ‘ El Centro’ of Bogóta you will find this amazing church called ‘ Catedral’ it’s easy accessible by any means of transport. Be very careful walking around never leave your bag alone. You can just enter this church make a prayer and go out...More

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