Trip Planner : Central America / Costa Rica / Province of Alajuela / Alajuela / Religious Sites / Cathedral
Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
Built in the neoclassical style in 1854, Cathedral dominates Alajuela's bustling central park. Outside, admire the marble foundation and striking dome, and then enter to observe the impressive altar and colorful ceilings depicting the life of Jesus. Feel free to attend one of the regularly held Catholic masses here. Surrounded by nearby restaurants and a museum, the cathedral makes an ideal stop to appreciate local architecture and spiritual life, as well as to contemplate in peace. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Cathedral by using our Alajuela tour planner.
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Had vd buitenkant niet verwacht dat het zo mooi is van binnen. Met name plafondschilderingen. Zeker even binnen lopen als je toch in Alajuela centrum bent.Had vd outside not expecting it to be so beautiful inside. In particular ceiling paintings. Inside walk if you do in Alajuela.show original
In my mind this is what a sanctuary should look like. It is not ostentatious or gaudy like many churches. This one look to me like a place of worship and not a place to worship.
N avons pas pj visiter la cathedrale d Alejuela pcq fermée le dimanche. En revanche, située devant un parc avec un marché. Et de la musique sur laquelle les Ticos dansent spontanément.ambiance très. S... read more »N have not pj visit closed d Alejuela pcq Cathedral on Sunday. On the other hand, in front of a park with a market. And music on which the Ticos dance very spontanement.ambiance. Friendly and picturesqueshow original
Gorgeous Catedral, especially at night!
Daniel CarballoSomething very beautiful one-piece arquitectonica's more than 100 years with a long history and beautiful frescoes in the dome and the remodeling that a work of art may have turned rn last the more important in the city of Alajurlashow original
Mario Arturo Arias ChavesWell-kept. The paintings on the ceiling are very cariturescas.show original
David josé Chacon chávesVery nice andshow original
Pablo CalvoRepresentative icon of our beautiful provinceshow original
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