Iglesia San Ponciano, La Plata
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Step inside Iglesia San Ponciano for some quiet reflection inside a grand 19th-century Catholic church. As opposed to the classic Roman basilica style, this structure features an eclectic mix of architecture drawing from a number of influences, predominantly Gothic. In 1997 Pope John Paul II awarded it the title of basilica. Take in the ornate stylings of the carvings and central spire. The main plaza and the local government building lie within a stone's throw, so consider combining your visit with other nearby attractions. Use our La Plata family vacation planner to add Iglesia San Ponciano and other attractions to your La Plata vacation plans.
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  • It is a church with an incredible, very showy and luxurious decoration. It is very small, for a short ride.
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  • San Ponciano Church located in the Centre of the silver that still conserves some restorations. Stands inside the quantity of Saints that are with a large central altar and two small on their sides. Well lit. Weddings are performed and all the days of the week are offered masses. Inside also is uncuentra a sanctuary where is the Virgin of Lujan.
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  • The Basilica of San Ponciano is located in the city of la Plata, in the 48th Street between 5 and diagonal 80.Es the oldest temple in the city. Excellent example of Baroque adapted to the local style, is currently in repair, due to forgetfulness and abandonment which has suffered for years. His visit is recommended. Beautiful building, surprising. The chimes ring every half hour. Not to be missed, very picturesque place suitable to achieve a spiritual and religious feeling. In my opinion, it is necessary to take the time to look at everything in detail, especially its ceiling and stained glass.
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  • Está en mal estado de conservación.
  • Rompen las guindas con las campanadas cada media hora
  • Beautiful church
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  • Excellent example of Baroque adapted to the local style, unfortunately at this time in service, due to forgetfulness and abandonment which has suffered for years, recommended his visit!
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  • Beautiful building, currently in repairs.
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