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Catedral Metropolitana, Mexico City

Catedral Metropolitana - Mexico City, Mexico
Catedral Metropolitana
Plaza de la Constitución s/n, Mexico, Mexico 06000Map
+52 55 5512 7096
Neighborhood: Centro Historico

The Metropolitan Cathedral or Catedral Metropolitana is one of the most important historical buildings in Mexico City. Construction was started at the beginning of the 18th Century and continued throughout the next 300 years. This is why different influences can be detected in the architectural style, dominated by Spanish Renaissance and French Neo-Classicism, along with a Baroque touch to the rose sandstone roof. The cathedral's five aisles are adorned with ornate altars and elaborate engravings, and its floors are made of marble. Don't miss this transcendental symbol of the Mexican people's faith and devotion.

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Catedral Metropolitana General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 07:00 AM to 07:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
  • Nearest Train: Zócalo
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