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. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Basilica of Our Lady of Guanajuato and many more Guanajuato attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Guanajuato itinerary builder.
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  • Inside it out this structure is beautiful. Off a bright Sunny day it glows with color. At night, It's also beautiful. This is a great center piece in a beautiful city.  more »
  • when you are walking around and see this church look amazing with all the old building surrounded it. also you have bus stop easy to identify and find as it is a really good point to look at.  more »
  • Didn't go inside but enjoyed this building day and night during our stay. A striking landmark in the city in the Plaza da Paz.  more »