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Expiatory Temple

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October 2018 - The Templo Expiatorio in Guadalajara, Mexico is a global marvel. Construction began in 1897 and was completed in 1972....75 years to complete. The church is an INCREDIBLE neo-Gothic design with carved stone and stained glass throughout. It is considered the greatest work...More

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This temple is majestic and is located along a very beautiful avenue in Guadalajara. It's near the historic downtown and there are plenty of cafés and small restaurants to sit down and enjoy. The interior is stunning and you can also visit the crypts underneath...More

Thank dreamer8313
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Mexico is not only tortilla and tequila, lots historical places to see, come and see this beautiful buildings, just wondering how they make it such nice buildings earlier ages but nowadays they make just piece of boxes.

Thank Ismail D
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This area is lovely to explore, the temple, the surroundings cafes and the beautiful museum or art inside the "Paraninfo" of Universidad de Guadalajara.

Thank BARGAINHUNTER_11
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We decided to walk in right before hte mass beun adn enjoyed the delightful view within, enjpyed the old gothic/colonial mashup of the architecture, quite a unique building and experienc in the city.

Thank David M
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This Catholic temple is my favorite, great example of architecture, no big crowds of tourists, plan to take your time and be around noon to see the stained glass displayed and the light coming into the altar. Magnificient organ stone and wood works can also...More

Thank Pedro B
Reviewed 13 July 2018

This is a very impressive and beautiful building, reminiscent of Notre Dame in Paris. It's worth going inside to take a look (ideally when there's no mass going on) and have a snack outside.

Thank Jorge V
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

This place is beautiful during the day or lit up at night. On the hour, when the church bells sound, look up at the tower for a little show. The plaza around the building is always bustling but is definitely an evening hang out place,...More

Thank Robert and Fait... M
Reviewed 7 July 2018

It's places like this that make Mexico wonderful. Go here on weekend evenings, Saturday and Sunday nights. You'll see the community there, sharing the evening together and watching shows together. It's a wonderful and pleasant atmospher.

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Reviewed 15 June 2018

Nice church with different sites to visit. Depending on your interest, one hour should be fine to walk around.

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