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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  • Not only is Guanajuato an amazing city, it also has the most beautiful churches! They are breathtaking, especially the Basilica! Be sure to plan a visit to this awe inspiring church!  more »
  • Very beautiful church on the outside, is father see it from far away for all your lighting, inside it is not wow, but it's worth the pena vistarla
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  • This church really stands out in the historical center and has unusual organ and many crystal light fixtures  more »