Catedral de Barquisimeto, Barquisimeto
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An iconic Barquisimeto landmark, Catedral de Barquisimeto represents one of the most modern and unusual-looking cathedrals in Latin America. With its exterior arch in the shape of an upside-down flower, the Catholic church is considered an expression of modern art. Its construction in 1968 involved highly advanced engineering for the time; architect Jahn Bergkamp created the design, in what was his first-ever project. Enter to see the light-filled interior topped by the curved glass-and-steel roof. Put Catedral de Barquisimeto into our Barquisimeto holiday planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • It is pretty cute and neat they should visit an excellent reliiquea arquitectonica.! Worthy of Venezuelan orgulloo.!
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  • Visit to Barquisimeto, don't take a while to get to this Cathedral, is excellent to enjoy awhile in this place
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  • excellent site to find peace and recreation with so beautiful infrastructure, divine place where wonders are unique
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  • It is a very beautiful Cathedral, also has a spectacular architecture. I love it.! It is a cultural site that no tourist should miss.
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  • A modern infrastructure.
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  • Excellent place for walking, jogging, running both in the mornings and in the afternoons, I recommend to visit it even as a ride for the family by the open space where children can play and believers is a good place to meditate and pray.
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  • It is a modern Cathedral outside the traditional colonial style that characterizes almost all the churches of the city. It is the culmination of the procession of the Divina Pastora each January 14.
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