Basilica of Our Lady of Guanajuato, Guanajuato

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Pay a visit to Basilica of Our Lady of Guanajuato, the striking 17th-century yellow church dominating Plaza de la Paz. Showcasing the simple Mexican Baroque style, the basilica stands on a small hill in the heart of the city, overlooking the main square. Admire the vibrantly painted facade of the church and its ornate pink sandstone entrance, carved with images of saints. Step inside to see the revered image of the Virgin Mary, decorated with jewels and gifted to the city by King Phillip II of Spain. See Basilica of Our Lady of Guanajuato and all Guanajuato has to offer by arranging your trip with our Guanajuato day trip tool .
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  • A cultural heritage, beautiful architecture and location in the Centre of the city, from there you can go to the surrounding area, plaza and parks.
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  • I have visited Mexico on at least 15 occasions and increasingly impressed me most with the large amount of architectural beauties which have on how churches will mean. Both outside and inside they are worth the visit.
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  • Has become the one accent had much impressed at the Church in Mexico look look at the view from the top of the Hill, it was beautiful
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