Cathedral of San Luis Potosi, San Luis Potosi
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Admire the dramatic pink stone exterior and listen out for the hourly bell ringing at Cathedral of San Luis Potosi. Constructed from 1670 to 1730, it originally featured only the south bell tower; a second, identical tower was added in the 20th century in honor of the centennial of the War of Independence. Take time to admire the dramatic Spanish Baroque facade, featuring a total of 24 statues of the apostles. Step inside to see the late 19th-century neoclassical interior, complete with a gold coffered dome. With our online itinerary creator, San Luis Potosi attractions like Cathedral of San Luis Potosi can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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TripAdvisor
  • Stroll through the center of San Luis and entering the Cathedral is worth. The historic centre is full of places to discover.
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  • You must visit, in general the center of san luis Potosí is beautiful, and has a lot to visit the Cathedral is one of the must-see, beautiful site
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  • Very nice worth visiting it, as well as surrounding buildings, I really like visit it whenever I go
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  • Great city to visit and have a great time. They have great sites and the hotel's they have are pretty good. Just choose the ones close to the Catedral.
  • Histórico e imponente en cuanto arquitectura. Muy bonita catedral.
  • Widely recommended, I love this Cathedral to be a temple as God commands, clean, tidy and breathe peace and harmony. From the tourist point of view, it is a compulsory stopping point.
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  • Beauty of Potosina
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  • Spectacular! I do not like that they hung posters across, it gives a bad appearance (even case of religious events)
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