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Catedral de Tacna, Tacna
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Admire the impressive facade of Catedral de Tacna, located in the center of Tacna. Construction of the cathedral began in 1875 by the firm of famous French architect and engineer Alexandre Gustave Eiffel, but was postponed in 1879 due to the outbreak of the War of the Pacific. Officially completed in 1954, the cathedral displays a neo-renaissance architectural style, with a tower either side of the grand entrance and many ornamental features on the main facade. Made using stones quarried from nearby hills, the building complements its surroundings, balancing a bold European style with local materials and colors. Make Catedral de Tacna a part of your Tacna vacation plans using our Tacna vacation trip planner.
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  • I was the first day of December and ttodo l city had Christmas. It seems that they love beyond these dates. The Cathedral durantr this month (December), is seen illuminated until high hours of the night. Colors vary and you can hear background music to ad-hoc.
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  • Is a few meters from the arc so that you can enjoy a beautiful view, nice story and great architecture cathedral
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  • If you're going to tacna you must visit this place, structure is very nice, we could not enter because it was closed, but even so we thought it was very cute.
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