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Catedral Diocesana, Zipaquira

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Located in the historical center of Zipaquira, Catedral Diocesana dominates the landscape with its two bell towers. Construction of the neoclassical cathedral began in 1805 and took a full 111 years to complete. Stand in the adjacent square and snap a few photos of the stately exterior, then step inside to see the stone and brick interior, contrasted with the wooden pews. Two rows of massive pillars support an arched roof all the way down to the altar. Though mostly illuminated artificially, some small windows on the side walls also provide lighting. Make Catedral Diocesana part of your personalized Zipaquira itinerary using our Zipaquira vacation generator.
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  • Is another Cathedral of Zipaquirá, not salt as of great attraction for the city, but as imposing as any Cathedral. It is located in the Plaza Mayor, built in stone, was elevated to the status of Cathedral in 1952.
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  • It is a very beautiful Cathedral, space of recojimiento.recientemente intervened in maintenance of its paredes.pisos and fachada.manteniendo your originalidd
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  • Center of the city of Zipaquirá. Great ride. Be sure to visit the site. Access is easier for those who take the bus from Bogotá.
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  • The Cathedral was being repaired as we visited so I wasn't able to see inside but the link between this and the Catedral de Sal was great.
  • Spectacular Cathedral. It took 110 years to build. Visit us at: Intagram: @Recorriendomaravillas Youtube: walking wonders
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  • Beautiful place of worship.
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