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Home church of my ancestors

Facade of old church with new one besides. many family records baptism marriage here. Near to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
DonJoseLuis
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Rockaway, New Jersey
Interesting facade of an old church

The fancy old church you see at the Central Park is really only a facade. The rest is gone! When... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
CeeGunn
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Barrie, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Facade of old church with new one besides. many family records baptism marriage here. Near to cementery where many ancestors are laid to rest.

Thank DonJoseLuis
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

But not very impressive on the inside. It's an active church, worth a 5 minute walk around the inside, but really the outside is sufficient.

Thank Millet02
Reviewed 10 April 2018

The fancy old church you see at the Central Park is really only a facade. The rest is gone! When you go behind it, it's a new church complete with TV screens. The new church is also very beautiful and the doors were open most...More

Thank CeeGunn
Reviewed 2 April 2018

this cathedral has an interesting history, make sure to read all about it. I was lucky enough to go on Easter Sunday so it made for great people watching. The church ladies set up food stalls in the courtyard and the food was very good...More

Thank chey_baybee
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The façade on the front of the church dates back to the 1600s, but the rest of the church was reconstructed after the 1901 earthquake. Beautiful, detailed statues and ornamentation on the front, but not much else to see besides that. Take a look if...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

It's a beautiful church, although it's been through earthquakes and natural damage. The interior and exterior architecture is very interesting. There are many masses per day and on the weekend. I attended the Sunday 10:00 mass and it was very nice. The music was very...More

Thank Susana D
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This is a beautiful church situated in the Central Plaza. We didn't go inside but the outside of the church was fascinating enough.

Thank KayleeShepheard
Reviewed 12 April 2017

It is not hard to miss, located in Central Park of Xela's historical district. The designs are fascinating and you can try an discover the colors of what once were for the church, as faint paint still exists. Interesting to see how they rebuilt with...More

Thank legacyLA
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The Cathedral of the Holy Spirit is, of course, a Catholic church. But, in order to honor the Maya people who attend mass here, an ornate façade was constructed in front of the building, that, once you pass through the entrance of, you notice that...More

Thank heyjudithz
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Located at the historic center of town. Its construction began in 1535 and after it was completely built and years passed by, due to the several earthquakes, another catedral was built right aside the old one, but keeping its original facade, so it looks as...More

Thank EMILE D
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