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Catedral de Puntarenas, Punta Arenas
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Catedral de Puntarenas is located in Punta Arenas. Add Catedral de Puntarenas and other attractions to your Punta Arenas trip itinerary using our Punta Arenas tour planner.
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La catedral de Puntarenas fue construida en piedra traída desde Esparza. Originalmente era la iglesia del Corazón de Jesús. Los feligreses de la época en que se construyó, contribuyeron monetariamente... read more »The Puntarenas Cathedral was built in stone brought from Esparza. It was originally the Church of the heart of Jesus. The parishioners of the era in which it was built, contributed monetarily to buy stone and erect it. Look to the this, contrary to what it make the other churches of the country. When it was devoted to the Virgen del Carmen, patron saint of Puntarenas was founded in the Cathedral. There I was baptized and there I also got married. Before I had stained glass windows brought from Italy but the imprudence of children failed them stoned to death. He also had pews carved in wood and Arabesque type floors. All that unfortunately disappeared.show original
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No conociamos de esta tradicion religiosa y fue una gran bendicion acercarnos a esta Catedral como turistas y ser encantados y atraidos por esa energia espiritual. Muchos años de ser catolicos pero ha... read more »Not knew of this religious tradition and was a great blessing we reach this Cathedral as tourists and be enchanted and attracted by this spiritual energy. Many years of being Catholics but so far knew of the Holy door. As regards the temple, of great beauty architectural, and people compromised with its maintenance and cleaning. It can be comfortably since has good system of ventilation. Great positive energy,... venue to return and find that we are both looking for.show original
Passed this church on our way to the Isla tortuga boat trip. Quickly jumped in, but it's really not a place you should go and look for or make an extra turnaround.... Just another Costa Rican church, ... read more »
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This is the final location for the annual Ava Maria walk from El Roble. The decor inside is plain but it is the central gathering location for Puntarenas residents and visitors. Nice square ground outside with interesting statues.
Fabyana artaviaHave gardens huge and excellent and is the Cathedral more big that I've seen in all my lifeshow original
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