Catedral de la Plata, La Plata

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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. Use our La Plata vacation route planner to visit Catedral de la Plata on your trip to La Plata, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Beautiful realization of style Gothic, but not have much more than one hundred years. A museum dedicated to its construction illustrated on them good techniques used. Symbolic presence of this church in the square which also converges the civil power next to the spiritual (or vice versa).
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  • The Cathedral of la plata is located in the founding axis of the city no doubt an attraction that must visit!
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  • This establishment is my favourite in my city, it represents an iconic figure of the city of La Plata. Offers visits guided for enter is in its history, which are quite interesting if is is interested in your last, inside these visited is include accesses in elevator for view a view comprehensive of the city. It main namely is that its current state corresponds to the last remodeling in which are added the two towers so representative. Totally recommended!
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  • Un lugar imponente
  • Absolutely breathtaking, a must see during your travels and every weekend there are craft markets happening in the plaza opposite the Cathedral where you can experience the local cuisine.A fun place to take your kids and a nice place to relax and read a book.The Cathedral is nice and central between the commercial centre of the city and within walking distance of pretty much everything. If you're in town go check it out.
  • Worth a visit, when visiting this city. Quite impressive in size and design.
  • Muy linda
  • First place you have to visit in La Plata... it is not necessary to climb up the elevator unless it's a beautiful sunny day...