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Santa Prisca de Taxco

Plaza Borda, Taxco, Mexico
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This 18th-century church, built with funds provided by silver tycoon José de la Borda, is the centerpiece of the town's main square.
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Be sure to visit this wonderful cathedral at the Zocalo in Tasco. Ask about the history and tour the property. You will probably never see so much gold in all your life. It was built very rapidly - in about seven years - but it...More

Thank LuckyTex
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Santa Prisca is nice. The inside of the church was stunning gold shrines altar is amazing I wish to go back to Taxco Mexico.

Thank Abel R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful. Right in the middle of the Zocalo. Inside is unbelievable. Needs a little dusting, but still great.

Thank DPNA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was married there 35 years ago. A very special place for me and my wife. Great history and well maintained.

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

It is situated in the main square, it is a very beautiful baroque style cathedral. It is a catholic temple made of quarry stone (cantera) which is a pink stone extracted from mines in Mexico.

Thank Zariá I
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Was a very exited experience!!!!! Its a beatiful place in Guerrero, Mexico! You lost your mind and there is a very good food all the are nice and friendly! Recommended to go!

Thank Magda P
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Went on day tour from Mexico City to Taxco. It included tour of the silver museum and Santa Prisco. Lunch had a great view. The included lunch was nice, but a little under seasoned for my taste. Santa Prisca was beautiful and very interesting. There...More

Thank Alvin K
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This beautiful church is directly at the Zócalo. It is a lovely baroque church that I visited for the 2nd time. It was built between 1751 - 1758 by José de la Borda, who had made a fortune in the silver mines. It is built...More

Thank MochiMundo
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

I recommend getting a guide to talk you through all the art work. There are som controversial pieces such as a pregnant Virgin Mary without symbolic bow covering her belly which caused much hocus pocus that artist wasn't allowed to sign pieces... So in Belgian...More

Thank ciararivera
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is one of the site that is a must while in Taxco. The cathedral is typical of the colonial era and well worth the time to explore. Some guides will offer their services but it is not necessary to enjoy the visit. We went...More

Thank Alain C
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