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Basilica of Our Lady of Guanajuato

Calle Ponciano Aguilar 7, Centro, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
+52 473 732 0314
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Just...WOW!

The sites of this quaint city are so breathtaking! Basilica of Our Lady of Guanajuato, included... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Aimee E
Gorgeous place!

Absolutely stunning on the inside... was open every time we walked by. It is located in the center... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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This 17th-century cathedral holds a wooden image of the Nuestra Senora de Guanajuato that is thought be the oldest piece of Christian art in Mexico.
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Calle Ponciano Aguilar 7, Centro, Guanajuato 36000, Mexico
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The sites of this quaint city are so breathtaking! Basilica of Our Lady of Guanajuato, included. I recommend coming into the city of Guanajuato during the day and staying to see the sites in the evening so you get to experience the best of both...More

Thank Aimee E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely stunning on the inside... was open every time we walked by. It is located in the center of everything, just a short walk away from Teatro Juarez.

Thank evasutherland
Reviewed 27 October 2017

As many of the churches in Guanajuato city, this temple is beautiful, a great architectural visit. It is a must see.

Thank David and Magda S
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Almost everything has gold leaf on it, including the huge pipe organ in the balcony in the back of the church. Eye popping! The Church of Our Lady of Guanajuato became the Basilica in 1957 when a bishop came (the building title upgrade reflected the...More

Thank Helen711
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This basilica is really beautiful and it is a must-see in Guanajuato. Walk around the downtown and don't forget to stop here and take a look inside, since it has amazing architecture inside too.

Thank haanahh
Reviewed 6 October 2017

This is just one of several churches in Guanajuato! And each one is spectacular to go into, view and take photos! The architecture and workmanship is stunning!! Look up and all around! In one church there was a magnificent pipe organ!! It looked as though...More

Thank Kelly P
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This basilica is one of the most beautiful that I have seen in Mexico. Its decoration inside is subtle, but elegant. It is a peaceful break from all your walking around the city.

Thank luke47
Reviewed 13 September 2017

The architecture of the churches are simply outstanding.The details of the ceiling painted and statues are very well defined.

Thank Frank F
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Even if you don't go inside, everybody hangs outside by the fountain plaza or at the nearby outdoors cafe's, taking selfies in front of the Basilica of our Lady of Guanajuato. At night time it's the center's most illuminated view especially from the Pipila statue.

Thank DaquiPalla
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

This is another beautiful and historic church. It has been well kept and you can visit for free. (Donations are accepted) if you want to take pictures make sure you turn off your flash.

Thank mail4cindyr
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Tricia D
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We are here now, and yes, it is chilly. We wish we had packed more warm clothes. leggings or blue jeans are worn by most pedestrians we have seen in the streets. but bring jackets and scarves. also, make sure your hotel has... More
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Zavabava
12 May 2016|
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