Catedral Basilica de Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion, Aguascalientes

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  • beautiful architectural jewel that is located in the Centre of the city. It is a must if you like to see ancient temples
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  • Reference to visit the center of the city. Unquestionable architectural beauty, is place where on any day of the week and Special Sundays, concur the locals and visitors, in search of spiritual food or simply to know the place.
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  • Have you good according to the Cathedral building, inside and out. They have also left very spacious atrium and plaza. Everything looks much.
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  • Aguascalientes Cathedral, is dedicated to our Lady of the assumption. It is the main Catholic building in the city of Aguascalientes in Mexico, and one of the emblematic monuments of the city. It is located in the Plaza of the fatherland. The priest Antonio Flores de Acevedo began construction of the current Temple in 1704, ending the pastor Manuel Colón de Larreátegui in 1738. The image of the Virgen de la Asunción was brought from Spain. The construction consists of atrial wall composed of pillars of quarry and lattice with side access and to the North a sundial on a pillar. Twin towers showing a neoclassical style in their curved pediments. The main façade of the temple is entirely carved in pink quarry, which consists of three bodies and auction; the first access through an arch of half point meets Archangel key; sides Solomonic columns plant reliefs and composite capitals. In the lateral fronts is the cover of accesses with semicircular arch, flanked by smooth columns supporting entablature with broken pediment and florets at the sides. The original plant was Latin cross, with a nave and two cruisers; Subsequently the self-taught architect Refugio Reyes Rivas was expanded to three ships with intervention in the project. The style that predominates in the building is Baroque. The temple is made of pink quarry.
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  • A beautiful inside and out, Cathedral of pink quarry, a symbol of the city of Aguascalientes.
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