Guadalupe Sanctuary, Morelia

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#1 of 14 in Historic Sites in Michoacan
Towering over the plaza, Guadalupe Sanctuary represents an 18th-century church featuring a baroque façade and a lavishly decorated interior. The interior walls and roof are covered with a detailed pattern, elegantly painted in a mix of gold, blue, and pink. Seventeenth century oil paintings line the walls, depicting the Spanish missionaries' conquest over the religious traditions of the Aztecs. Overall the church produces an ambience portraying a dazzling example of art, Mexican culture, and religion. Put Guadalupe Sanctuary into our Morelia trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Morelia.
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  • Enter this place and see what they did to the craftsman's hand is staying with the mouth open, there is an only small space within this sanctuary that there is an object, ornament, paint that is not beautiful.
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  • Admire the details of abundant decoration superimposed in the architectural spaces, is very peculiar. It is an offering of love to the Virgin of Guadalupe, Mexico. Undoubtedly it is a visual surprise full of color and meaning.
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  • It is difficult to understand at the entrance. And the University is seen from the square, is a good entrance to the right kui入ri to simple left the University Chapel is the mouth. The right college is great in historical buildings. It is better that wedding this weekend, so time has visited.
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