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Iglesia de las Carmelitas, Montevideo

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Admire the Neo-Gothic architecture of Iglesia de las Carmelitas, an impressive 20th-century place of worship. Constructed between 1929 and 1954 and designed by architects Guillermo Armas and Alberico Isola, the church takes clear influence from across the Atlantic, with Notre Dame of Paris its obvious inspiration. Inside, impressive woodcarvings and a large nave continue the visual impression and artistry of the Gothic exterior. See Iglesia de las Carmelitas and all Montevideo has to offer by arranging your trip with our Montevideo tourist route planner.
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  • Gorgeous gothic church in the Prado neighbourhood. Lots of history here. Unfortunately it wasn't open when we arrived but still nice to see from the outside.  more »
  • People used to have their wedding in this pretty church. Prado was a neighborhood for upscale society, nowadays not so. It was one of the oldest neibourhood with big houses, lovely gardens and quite b...  more »
  • In the heart of the newer part of Prado neighbourhood, this emblematic church symbolizes the importance of this city area.  more »
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  • Beautiful, but was closed...
  • In my opinion one of the most beautiful churches in the capital. Gothic style is unique in the city. Really very nice!
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  • Linda Church both inside as outside. How is Prado Park, is worth a visit after touring there. Come to mass because there's not good lighting in the streets at night to be able to enjoy it.
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  • It is the only Church of Monteviedeo Gothic style. Beautiful inside and out
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  • Church with a beautiful gothic-style architecture. Located in the meadow.
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