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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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  • It is not a spectacular Cathedral, but its scale and spatial quality justifies a visit... in addition to being locked in the founding Center of assumption, therefore it is impossible to not stop to visit.
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  • It is a very important church to go. It's part of the History of Paraguay. It is a good place to see but there isn't much around. 
  • The first Church in the region of the Río de la Plata has a beautiful altar where the silver and not gold, more common here in Brazil.
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