Church of Santo Domingo (Iglesia de Santo Domingo), Puebla

4.7
#4 of 18 in Historic Sites in Puebla
Admire the opulent decor at Church of Santo Domingo (Iglesia de Santo Domingo), a 17th-century Roman Catholic church. Outside, snap photos of the striking red-and-white facade, then head inside to see its Baroque decoration, onyx pulpit, and abundant use of gold leaf. Examine the interior from floor to ceiling to find talavera tiles, gilded details, and ornamented sculptures. Gaze at the glittering reflections when the sun comes through windows. Note the six oil paintings of the altar, depicting the joys of the rosary. Put Church of Santo Domingo (Iglesia de Santo Domingo) on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Puebla trip app .
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  • It is a must if you are in Puebla. Amazing place, full of history and extraordinary beauty.
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  • This Church has an amazing interior that is not to be missed. Be sure to go to the front and turn to your left. WOW! I thought I was in Spain. I think the heavy gilding is soo impressive and beautiful...  more »
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  • Jaw dropping architecture especially the altar - so detailed intricate designs
  • A beautiful church. The details of golden decor is breathtaking. Beautiful!!
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