Templo de San Cristobal Siglo XVII, Puebla

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  • Admire its beautiful facade of Baroque style of the 18th century and knows the history of San Sebastián de Aparicio, patron of the carriers, whose mummified body can be seen within a beautiful very venerated by hundreds of faithful silver URN.
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  • We stayed opposite this church, so visit it and discover the traditional beauty that exists in the same, which retains traces of a past in this city
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  • This Catholic Temple located in the city centre and is the few buildings of its era that still bears the legacy of the pre-Hispanic inhabitants of the city. Its decoration is highly Baroque and although this little illuminated its windows crystals are brought the region of Tecali Onyx. Is not allowed to take photos and the place keeps an exceptional syncretism.
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  • A beautiful temple in very central. In the beginning was to provide spiritual care to a hospice.
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  • A very nice Church but it is not always open, worth going on weekend
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  • A temple of exuberant dating from 1604 with decoration on its walls, domes and dome; its beautiful towers were rebuilt in 1957 because they were destroyed in 1856; is them known as the torres girls by being them more young of Puebla. A temple with a rich, fascinating and rich history that you should know to understand the because of its construction.
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  • Very nice architecture gold finishes
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  • Is concluded in 1687, dedicating is to the immaculate conception of Mary and to Dan Christopher, as Temple of the school of children foundlings u orphanage that is retains almost intact. The temple is a good example of the Baroque at the end of the 17TH century, full of ornamentation on both façades worked in stone carved with white marble in Villerías applications; the relief in Alabaster from the central part of the main façade shows allegories of the Immaculate Virgin, alluding to the "apocalyptic Vision". The inside retains its plasterwork Baroque that contrast with the neoclassical of the altars. Keeps inside sculptures of the Cora, the "old" and the "younger", entered them highlights San Cristobal attributed to this last. The towers original were collapsed in 1856, in an of them is see sculptures in them angles and an Eagle two-headed between; later were rebuilt in the middle of the century XX. -Plaque with certificate of tourist information no. 44, municipality of Puebla.
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