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Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion, Asuncion

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Refurbished in preparation for Pope Francis' visit in 2015, Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion still contains some features dating back to the 1680s. The building's exterior displays a Baroque architectural style, featuring two towers symmetrically placed either side of the main entrance. Inside, you'll find religious artworks from the 16th and 17th centuries, and a grand, gilded altar. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Asuncion holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • I caught much attention so many indigenous people in its entry on bad conditions. Building level is missing very carefully.
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  • Is of 1845, and is built beside the River, simple but very nice and neat, well of the colonial era
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  • Majestic Cathedral historical of the city of Asunción, a must place to visit and live the Holy moments of the Easter.
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  • It was renovated in 2015 to receive the first South American Pope in history.
  • One of the most beautiful Catholic churches of the Paraguay. Its altar is coated in silver. The acoustics of the place is noted. Despite having been inaugurated in 1845 it is very well preserved.
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  • I lived in Asunción and the best country in the world without hesitation and in the Cathedral had the pleasure of baptizing me t amo Paraguay
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  • Very cute
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  • Very pretty
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