St. Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral, Cartagena
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Step through the heavy red doors of St. Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral and set your gaze along the central nave to admire a golden altar. Completed in 1612 according to an Andalucian-inspired design by Simón González, the episcopal cathedral adds an airy touch to the old streets of Cartagena, with its light yellow facade and pink dome. As you walk through the columned cathedral, look up to the top of the walls and behind the altar to appreciate a collection of intricate wood carvings. Plan your visit to St. Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Cartagena trip itinerary planner.
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  • In my time in Cartagena, saw this church in the process. I found it very beautiful and interesting architecture. Worth the visit.
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  • This church is portrayed in love in the time of cholera. When I visited was closed, but during the day and especially at night, you can see part of it from various points of the historic centre.
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  • This Cathedral is one of the most preserved in the country, it is undoubtedly very beautiful both inside and out and night lighting makes it a point for a good photo and something very beautiful to see.
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