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Address: Calle Independencia 72 | Plaza San Martin, Cordoba X5000IUB, Argentina
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+54 351 422-3446
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Beautiful inside and out, with Indian angels gracing its towers, this...

Beautiful inside and out, with Indian angels gracing its towers, this cathedral at Plaza San Martin was started in 1577 and took almost 200 years to build.

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Also called Iglesia Catedral.

Beautiful building on a public park. Worth visiting the interior of this church. We got some nice pics.

Reviewed 17 February 2017
PatrickBarbary
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Melbourne, Florida
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Melbourne, Florida
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77 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Beautiful building on a public park. Worth visiting the interior of this church. We got some nice pics.

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Thank PatrickBarbary
Sao Paulo, SP
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14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Catedral In Cordoba is BEAUTIFUL and Very Good...!! The Location is Beautiful Too...!! When We Go To Cordoba, It's Very Good To See The Catedral...!! Go People GO...!!

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Thank Macklas
Cordoba, Argentina
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94 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

It is not the church that I like most of cordoba but it is the Cathedral and it deserves to be visited. At its entrance reside the bodies of a beautiful love story between a governor and his niece who deserves to be explained by a tour guide. So rent some.

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Thank Mario880
Edinburgh
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184 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

While the interior is impressive, don't miss the reflection of the interior in marble on the pavement. This element is repeated throughout the old town.

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Thank Bernadette54
Panama City, Panama
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 22 October 2016

The church is a superb structure with great paintings and sculptures. The dome is magnificent with gold plated altars. It has one full silver altar. Unfortunately the interior has extremely poor maintenance, the peeling walls and parts of the beautiful ceiling, take away part of the grandiosity of the cathedral.

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Thank Chililita1
Calgary, Canada
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

I was on a tour with a local guide and a group of Spanish speaking tourists. The artwork, historical context and architecture are superb.

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Thank Miquelon2000
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Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Not as ornate from the outside as some, but absolutely gorgeous inside! Amazing! A must see. The alcove areas with the Saints were exquisite. Located right of the plaza.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Beauty of Churches and Architecture, There is so much to visit and travel to the historical journey of the monks who walked over the Mountains by foot.

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Thank Shiran D
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35 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

What you may think is lacking on the outside is totally made up for on the inside. It's a fantastic interior. I actually preferred it's interior to the TA's currently rated no. 1 Capuchinos church - although that churches architectural design is fantastic and shouldn't be missed. The Cathedral: It was free. Easy to find. Centrally located. Really quite nice... More 

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Thank Chris S
Montreal, Canada
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120 reviews
64 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 10 February 2016

great place very beautiful.Not always opened but we were lucky enough to pas as a ceremony was going on.One of the nicer one we have seen!

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