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Interesting Architecture

Interesting architecture outside with the two colors. Beautiful building. If you are coming by car... read more

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Went on a day trip in Spring of 2017. We toured the Panama Canal then had lunch in a authentic... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting architecture outside with the two colors. Beautiful building. If you are coming by car, it can be a while as traffic in this part of town is horrible. I would get out earlier and walk if you can make it.

Thank Curtez151
Reviewed August 8, 2018

It was a nice treat to walk all over this area, they were doing renovations on this Cathedral, but still kool to look at from the outside. We got to sit rooftop for dinner and enjoyed a lightning show over Panama City I even got...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Went on a day trip in Spring of 2017. We toured the Panama Canal then had lunch in a authentic restaurant then did a walking tour of Old Panama. Was a wonderful day, but a little crunched on time for the city tour. The churches...More

Thank cynthiacD5188QH
Reviewed August 5, 2018

If you're visiting Casco Viejo, you'll most likely see this building as you wander around. It's in one of the main squares. It's incredibly beautiful. They were refurbishing it when I was there.

Thank Mathyew
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Stopped here while exploring the area. Definitely historic and something to admire. So calming to just be in the area.

Thank Kayl_D
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Again, another lovely relic of the past under reno. The people were quite kind, even the panhandlers.

Thank Mary P
Reviewed April 10, 2018

This beautiful old cathedral is being restored because the Pope is coming. Panamanians are excited and therefore determined to look their best before his visit. Located on a large, shady plaza with a variety of souvenir vendors. The fascade is detailed and impressive. Worth a...More

Thank Luv2TravelFarNWide
Reviewed March 26, 2018

This is among the oldest structure in the Historical district and it is close to a number of other attractions. This historical structure was completed in 1796 after a century of construction together with the twin bell towers.

Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed March 10, 2018

wow amazing history, the original wood beams are stunning. We visited during a service, and enjoyed the experience

Thank Ken J
Reviewed February 3, 2018

One of the gems of the old city but unfortunately like many of the other buildings is undergoing a complete restoration. The old city is wonderful and will in the future will be magnificent

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Response from Jennifer C | Reviewed this property |
Hello, there was some construction going on around there but it didn't affect the cathedral. We went on August so it may be an issue now. Enjoy your trip.