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This cathedral houses 16th-century statues of the Virgin Mary and the Cristo del Milagro, which were washed ashore when the Spanish ship transporting them sank.
Salta, Argentina
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All reviews the main square worth a visit beautiful baroque ornate interior catholic faith nice building la linda beautiful at night colonial building the heart of the city de julio walk around take pictures mass plaza pink splendor
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky to visit the church on Sunday early evening as the mass started. The choir sang like angels. We were mesmerized!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank coccinelleany
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Both amazing in and out. Stunning alter and happened to be there when the Bishop was giving a service.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rdella
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice peace of work. We were here the 24th of december and the chutch was closed after mass for the rest of the day. We wnt in during mass and swa its splendor.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank johannesb231
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing spectacular with this cathedral, which was rebuilt by an Italian architect after the old building was badly damaged in an earthquake. Flamboyant birthday cake front and very elaborate altar decoration.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GlobetrottingSwede
Reviewed 9 December 2018

This cathedral, the most important church in the city of Salta, is worth the visit. Try to avoid mass services; but even if you drop in during a mass service, you will be allowed to wander around. The image of the Miracle Virgin, on the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank StellaPilar
Reviewed 1 December 2018

Catholic church located in the main square, close to other important turistic spots. After an earthquake, it was rebuilt in the second half of the XIX century. It is well preserved and reminds the baroque style.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank angelorum
Reviewed 18 November 2018

The cathedral is worth a visit. It shows the importance of Salta la Linda as the pathway of the Spaniards from Peru towards Argentina.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PvM1
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

This is the central cathedral and beautiful...especially when lit in the evenings. Surely not comparable to the ones in Europe but very charming.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank vidhusagar
Reviewed 24 October 2018

It is fair to say that we have visited many more interesting cathedrals in our travels but it has a certain local charm.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank derekbrown112
Reviewed 9 September 2018

This is an amazing cathedral. Everything is beautiful, and the choir is grand! The floor has a 3-dimensional motif, the ceiling (both in the nave and on the sides) is beautiful, the dome is splendid! And what is wonderful is that many people in the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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