Templo de Santo Domingo, San Cristobal de las Casas

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Visit Templo de Santo Domingo, a grandiose church and former Dominican monastery. Built in the late 16th century, the church was named after the Spanish monk who founded the Dominican order. Admire the imposing Baroque-style building, restored fully in 1999, and explore the ornate interior, decorated with intricate gold leaf reliefs and figures. Inside the former convent, you can view exhibits on Oaxaca's pre-Hispanic history, with interesting archaeological artifacts. The monastery's courtyard now serves as a botanic garden featuring numerous native plants. Arrange to visit Templo de Santo Domingo and other attractions in San Cristobal de las Casas using our San Cristobal de las Casas itinerary maker.
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  • es una de las mejores iglesias de san cristobal de las casas es muy espaciosa y contiene mucha cultura 
  • Sin duda es una visita obligada al igual que el museo, posee majestuosas creaciones tanto externas como internas, detalles que hacen ver el lado sensible y maravilloso de los seres humanos. Una creaci...  more »
  • esta hermosa estructura queda en mi ciudad, desde hace muchos años ha sido icono en la ciudad, del estilo barroco, desafortunadamente nuestros gobiernos locales han permitido se vuelva un mercado de a...  more »