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Beautiful and ancient Cathedral.

Built in the 1800s and reconstructed after severe problems in the 1900s. It was covered with pink... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Tampico, Mexico
Loved this Cathedral!

It's old and beautiful, and if you like that sort of thing, i suggest you visit it for sure. I was... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2016
Oskemen, Kazakhstan
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29 Apr 2018
“Beautiful and ancient Cathedral.”
11 Dec 2018
“Cathedral of Tampico”
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

If you want to see a different kind of mexican cathedral, you have to visit Cathedral of Tampico in Tampico downtown. The Cathedral of Tampico has italian design, inside the cathedral you can see marble carrara shrine and other interesting thing for seing is the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Built in the 1800s and reconstructed after severe problems in the 1900s. It was covered with pink quarry with Corinthian columns and a segmented dome. The beautiful main altar of white Carrara Marble is dedicated to the Immaculate Conception (Virgin Mary).

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Carimbo83
Reviewed 24 November 2016

It's old and beautiful, and if you like that sort of thing, i suggest you visit it for sure. I was there several times, but once I went they were doing mass baptisms and it was truly entertaining. Another time I witnessed a wedding- a...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank gofindcarol
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Nice and historical from the outside. The interior is complete renovated and looks too new for such a building. Too freshly painted and the old you have the impression that this is a new church. 'Gone' is the historical atmosphere.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank benfietser
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

If downtown, in the heart of tampico, be sure to visit this cathedral. It's on the main square, Plaza, of the city, which is surrounded by hotels, restaurants, bars. It's also situated near the historic customs clearing house, the market, and the Wharfedale. Gives you...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank moondog45
Reviewed 20 March 2016

You will get everything for the shopping to buy a gift for your family at affordable prices. The best place of Tampico is Downtown for shopping purpose.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Aashish J
Reviewed 15 March 2016

The catedral is located in downtown of Tampico, is one of the traditional church for the classic time. Is rare to find in a near city the paints and representations of the catholic images

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank karicasak
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Visiting the cathedral for the first time it is a shocking experience to see the whole floor full of spasticas.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank netacajeta
Reviewed 18 January 2016

This is a place to feel the spirituality cultural of Tampico, we were there on the Day of Our Lady of Guadalupe. The whole city is involved in the festivities

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Sarita V
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Like many cities in Mexico, the central square has a cathedral and typically government buildings and restaurants. Tampico is not different. The Cathedral is nice. It was in renovations when I visited, so I was only able to peek inside. It is beautiful inside, but...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank COCowboy
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