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St. Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral

Centro historico de Cartagena de Indias, Cartagena, Colombia
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Centro historico de Cartagena de Indias, Cartagena, Colombia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The entire old town of Cartagena was more beautiful than anyone could have told me. It is a very humid and extremely hot place, but worth the time to visit. We were on a tour package so we just hit the highlights of the area....More

Thank mzbh2016
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This is a quite large cathedral which is pretty plain inside. There is a central navy with a huge altar at the far end. On each side is a row of arches and columns that separate it from the side passages. Along the top of...More

Thank Honisoiquimalypense
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This historic Church is beautiful, consists of the naves divided by columns, this is Cartagena's Cathedral, dedicated to Catherina of Alexandria it was built in the 1500+and destroyed 3 times, one time by the pirates, another time by fire. It is located in the historic...More

Thank Adriano Q
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Unfortunately, we did not enter in the Cathedral, but we admired the baroque style of the building which dates back to the 16th century. It is currently the seat of the Archbishop, one of the oldest episcopal seats in the Americas.

Thank KaterinaBouza
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This is a 16-17th century church in historic center of Cartagena. It took over 80 years to build for it to be build. This remarkable church is usually included in historic city walks of Cartagena. At present time due to renovations it is not always...More

1  Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Anything inside the historic part of Cartagena is worth visiting. Every building has a story and the city in itself is full of character.

Thank Claudia M
Reviewed 16 June 2017

In June 2017, this highlight of Cartagena is closed to the public as it's undergoing renovation. It's a great shame. The crumbling outside facade is still worth seeing, particularly as it may well be spruced up as part of the rebuild and thus may lose...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 16 June 2017

One of the nice buildings of the old city we passed up with our tourguide. They just started a service, so we could not enter.

Thank Tbirdt-bird444
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Unfortunately this beautiful church is closed for renovation. When will it open again for visitors is anybody's guess! but you can walk by and admire the beautiful facade. Dont miss the musicians on the square in front of the church.

Thank ChristineBindert
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We could not go in due to renovation, however this building was right down the street from our hotel. My tip is to locate your hotel related to St. Catherine tower, and you can always find you way back along the narrow winding streets. Would...More

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Response from Khamlia | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry I have no idea. But you can write to them Address: Calle de los Santos de Piedra, Carrera 4, Cartagena de Indias, Bolívar, Colombia Want you marry there? It can be marvelouse place for the wedding :) And warm LOL