Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel, San Miguel de Allende

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Looking more like something out of a fairy tale than from real life, Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel is the main landmark of San Miguel de Allende. The building, constructed in 1683, is colored matt pink, with numerous spires reaching for the sky. The spires, which were designed in the 19th century, are the only architectural feature of the church that’s not from the 17th century. According to legend, the design come about from a Belgian church that the architect saw on a post card. He showed his builders how to construct the church by drawing plans in the sand. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel by using our San Miguel de Allende travel itinerary planner.
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  • San Miguel de Allende has a special place in our family memories! The family enjoyed huge our journey through the streets full of magic and history!
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  • Beautiful church of night and day. Highly recommended trip. The beautiful square. San Miguel is a beautiful place
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  • This (actually not ancient, but very beautiful) little chuch is the central feature of one of the most charming public spaces anywhere.  more »