Puebla Cathedra, Puebla

4.8
#1 of 18 in Historic Sites in Puebla
Overlooking the main square in the World Heritage-listed Puebla, Puebla Cathedra dominates its surroundings. Although construction of this church began as early as 1575, the structure wasn't completely finished until the late 17th century. Admire the imposing structure, known for its two uneven towers, the tallest in Mexico. Boasting a mix of Renaissance and Baroque styles, the church features fourteen lavishly decorated chapels. Use our Puebla travel route planner to visit Puebla Cathedra on your trip to Puebla, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • It is a BEAUTIFUL Cathedral, with 2 majestic towers and a large atrium to appreciate it in all its splendor
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  • Come to this Cathedral, when I entered I became known, I heard the story of how it was its construction process and that was where I found the answer, I do not tell anymore..... visit her.
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  • Simply amazing. Love the purple color on the façade and all golden details on the inside. Nice to visit on a Sunday afternoon while all vendors and city life are happening.
  • Possibly the best maintained historical church south of Mexico City. Well worth a visit to see. Or, better yet to attend a Mass!
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