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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  • Very nice on the outside, illuminated night spectacular. but inside is missing a simple restoration, well designed and made with taste
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  • its color, inside, outside. throughout the basilica is beautiful. at night the illuminated and s eme very nice also. I like a lot
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  • We attended a wedding in this Basilica, it is just sublime! It has been perfectly maintained and incredibly rich.
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