Metropolitan Cathedral Basilica, Medellin

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Dedicated to the Virgin Mary, Metropolitan Cathedral Basilica sits in the heart of the city and the seat of the city’s Archbishop. The Romanesque-style building is made of adobe clay bricks dating back to the late 19th century and was designed by French architect Charles Emile Carre. Admire the vast size of the church interior, the Spanish stained-glass windows, the ornate altar, and many pieces of religious paintings and sculptures. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Metropolitan Cathedral Basilica by using our Medellin holiday planner.
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  • Excellent location in the middle of the city to share and enjoy a pleasant afternoon in family, with friends or as a couple... Well benidos, can not miss...
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  • an ancient building of lot full of art and Majesty impotence is inside beautiful paintings and a beauty that takes you to the past.
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  • If you like to visit places with history and architecture of the time do not forget to visit the Cathedral, is one of the cathedrals most in the world constructed with fired brick.
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