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Virgin of Guadalupe, Mexico City

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Visit a hilltop basilica overlooking the city to see Virgin of Guadalupe, a sacred work of art and object of Catholic pilgrimage. The aspect of the Virgin Mary reportedly appeared before an Aztec convert to Roman Catholicism in 1531. The Virgin performed a miracle, producing flowers in the depth of winter, and a priest who witnessed the event demanded a church be built on the spot immediately. The current basilica dates from 1976 and displays a striking circular design. Plan your visit to Virgin of Guadalupe and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Mexico City itinerary maker.
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  • Efsaneye göre;9 Aralık 1531 'de Juan Diego isimli köylü iki kez Virgin Mary (Kutsal Bakire Meryem) ile karşılaştığını,Tepeyac tepesine Kilise inşa edilmesini istediğini Başpiskopos'a iletsede ikna ede...  more »
  • Es una experiencia única e irrepetible, es un lugar de fe. Allí, se venera a la patrona de México, si no les gusta las aglomeraciones evitar del 1 al 12 de diciembre porque es imposible por la cantida...  more »
  • I've read a few reviews that say unless you are catholic don't bother visiting but actually there was enough to see for sure even if you are not. Firstly we got a taxi here and back even though you co...  more »