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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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  • We arrived at the Cathedral at the end of a mass. It was beautiful. The architecture is beautiful and energy too. HotSpot
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  • Went to Sunday Mass here. The exterior and interior of the cathedral are magnificent. After Mass I met the Archbishop and got a photo with him. I enjoyed speaking with some of the parishioners after M...  more »
  • It is a very beautiful area of Asunción, lots of culture and open places. I recommend not only walk in that area since it becomes a rather dangerous place for evenings and nights. I recommend to visit the place during the morning.
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