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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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  • When you visit it, a marriage was performed and there is capacity for many people, it is beautiful and is located in a central place.
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  • While is an icon of the city. External and internal architecture do not end attention. In particular if compared to the Lima old town. If the environment helps to put it in value to the let see it with perspective. It is not surprising.
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  • Very nice Church. a place very typical in Tacna. Old with much history, surrounded of a park beautiful
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