Catedral de la Plata, La Plata

Crane your neck back to fully appreciate the enormity of Catedral de la Plata, one of the biggest cathedrals in South America. Opened in 1902, the Neo-Gothic cathedral dominates the old town of La Plata, with its twin spires soaring 112 m (367 ft) above the ground. Step inside to appreciate the cathedral's relatively well-lit interior, as expansive windows allow light to filter into the cavernous room. Take the elevator to the top floor of the cathedral for a breathtaking view over La Plata. Before you head to La Plata, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly La Plata trip site , to make sure you see all that La Plata has to offer, including Catedral de la Plata.
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  • Nice place to meet. The Cathedral boasts a restaurant and also can climb to the top of it, to be able to admire a beautiful view of the city (this service is extra and payment) recommended! BEAUTIFUL CATHEDRAL!
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  • The Museum, that is under the Cathedral is very cute and the elevators in a sunny day you can't lose. the view is incredible as a little bit of maintenance would not come badly
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  • Increasingly more beautiful, with mysteries and legends. Installed in the geographical center of the city of La Plata
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  • You don't expect this kind of architecture in South America and you definitely don't expect a Cathedral with this level of detail to be made of brick. The design was incredible and the history behind the building is unique as well. The interior is just as grand as the exterior and has a holy aura to it. Definitely worth stopping in for a minimum of 30 minutes. The stain glass alone is worth it
  • I went to a concert there. Fantastic atmosphere!
  • Amazing, picturesque, unforgettable ❤❤❤🕍
  • Worth a visit, when visiting this city. Quite impressive in size and design.
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Where to stay in La Plata

Many of La Plata's accommodation options lie within the geometric square of the city core, which plays home to a majority of the town's tourist attractions. The variety of mid-range hotels in the city center keeps prices reasonably low; many of these are located in historic buildings just a few blocks from central Plaza Morena and within easy walking distance to the museum of La Plata, the cathedral, and main road arteries. If you're on a tight budget, consider staying at one of the city center's many hostels; though you'll likely be sharing a room with others in bunk beds, the low prices make them economical options.
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