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19 Jun 2018
“You'll hear the bells early morning”
11 Aug 2017
“Closed as of August 2017”
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Plaza 25 de Mayo, Sucre, Bolivia
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

Sucre is deeply rooted in the Roman Catholic faith having many churches in the city and the Metropolitan Cathedral is one that stands out above all the rest. Its tower is very impressive and can be seen from many vantage points. There are working clocks...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Normally the only way to see the cathedral is by visiting the museum next door, both recommended highlights of Sucre. Alas, both are closed for renovation as of August 2017 and the cathedral isn't even open for services, so there's no way to see it...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The Metropolitan Cathedral of Sucre is very beautiful and we were very impresive by the hymn music playing by guitar. It was our 1st time for us to listen to hymn music from a guitar but not a piano. We didnot know if guitar will...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 16 April 2016

This cathedral is still in great shape. The outside has been well maintained. Statues on all 4 corners on every level of the clock tower. Worth a photo

Date of experience: April 2016
3  Thank MadeByVR
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Knowledgable English speaking guide, but, constantly ushering us through the different rooms. At one point, she was waiting by the light switch, and showing her frustration at our interest in the artefacts . All the way from England for that

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank Patricia T
Reviewed 20 May 2013

Worth a visit if you can figure out and then negotiate the opening hours - as with everything else in Sucre.

Date of experience: May 2013
4  Thank Retyree
Reviewed 25 August 2012

Sucre is a very religious city. I am not very much of a catholic, but this church was very impressive (scary for me as well). You can breath mistery in the air. I can't really find the words to describe this place, I just know...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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