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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 6 days ago

This Catedral is the main one in Bogota and it is easily demonstrated by it's sheer size and resplendent interior. It is an incredible feat of engineering and evokes-awe and wonder as it towers high above the other buildings and looks out onto the central...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The main Catedral of Bogota that you can't miss in Plaza Bolivar. Huge inside and well kept. A bit different to the other ones nearby.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 43tasneema
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Beautifl and big church on Bolivar Plaza. It Domiates one side of the Plaza. Colonial era masterpiece done in an opulent style.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Frank I
Reviewed November 24, 2018

when I went to this place there was a students protest against government in front the church but it just added to the scene, it is a central square so the youngs chose this place to show what they wanted.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ricardo R
Reviewed November 4, 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TerjeHoegberg
Reviewed October 15, 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GlobeTrotting813365
Reviewed October 14, 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
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.

Date of experience: October 2018
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

Date of experience: October 2018
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

Date of experience: September 2018
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