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Guadalajara Cathedral, Guadalajara

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Built in 1561 under the orders of Phillip II, the king of Spain, Guadalajara Cathedral remains standing as a beautiful monument to various architectural styles. Due to damage throughout history caused by natural disasters, the cathedral was rebuilt multiple times, including the reconstruction of the dome after a 1875 earthquake. Try to identify gothic, baroque, moorish, and neoclassical styles on the structure. The interior features Gothic-style decor with high-reaching ceilings and large columns. Consider attending a church service for an immersive experience. Arrange to visit Guadalajara Cathedral and other attractions in Guadalajara using our Guadalajara vacation trip planner.
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  • bonita catedral con sus leyendas y tradiciones una iglesia hermosa sus costumbres las torres majestuosas el sonar de las campanas 
  • Very old church,,,very nice subject to photograph...textures everywhere, old for sure,,inside is so quiet many paintings and statues very well preserved love it 
  • Me encanta la catedral es un lugar hermoso lleno de historia y si visitas la ciudad es un deber para visitar. 
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  • Beautiful and amazing place to visit. Don't forget to see the crypts, they are inside the cathedral at the very end of the side hallways going down some stairs.
  • Hermosa de verdad
  • This place is gorgeous. Very huge from the inside. Make sure to go under the alter so you could see several tombs.
  • hermoso lugar,
  • Adore este lugar¡