Catedral San Rafael Arcangel, San Rafael

3.8
#5 of 16 in Historic Sites in Province of Mendoza
Get in touch with your spiritual side or marvel at architecture of Catedral San Rafael Arcangel. The modern Neo-Romantic cathedral features a central dome and tall clock tower. Outside you'll find the body of Monsignor Ernesto Vincente de Miguel. Step inside to find a tall, simple interior. Light pierces arched windows located in the dome and along the top of the pink walls, tall white columns line either side of the sanctuary supporting the arched roof. Wooden pews stand on either side of the nave all the way down to a central altar. With our world travel planner, San Rafael attractions like Catedral San Rafael Arcangel can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • August 2, 2017
    This all recycled, lit, beautiful paintings. It has opposite an important place that this whole renewed.
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  • August 1, 2017
    very austere but beautiful, this opposite the vale and worth the walk in the area very nice Central
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  • July 29, 2017
    We like to visit churches and this is very nice, has a neat architecture and beautiful stained glass, simple in its interior, to traverse.
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