Parroquia de Basilica Colegiata de Nuestra Senora de Guanajuato, Guanajuato

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Pay a visit to Parroquia de Basilica Colegiata de Nuestra Senora de Guanajuato, the striking 17th-century yellow church dominating Plaza de la Paz. Showcasing the simple Mexican Baroque style, the basilica stands on a small hill in the heart of the city, overlooking the main square. Admire the vibrantly painted facade of the church and its ornate pink sandstone entrance, carved with images of saints. Step inside to see the revered image of the Virgin Mary, decorated with jewels and gifted to the city by King Phillip II of Spain. See Parroquia de Basilica Colegiata de Nuestra Senora de Guanajuato and all Guanajuato has to offer by arranging your trip with our Guanajuato day trip tool.
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  • The iconic hues of this grand basilica are unmissable as you stroll along the pedestrianized pathways of historic Guanajuato and reach Plaza de la Paz. I didn’t enter the building, but I fulfilled my....  more
    The iconic hues of this grand basilica are unmissable as you stroll along the pedestrianized pathways of historic Guanajuato and reach Plaza de la Paz. I didn’t enter the building, but I fulfilled my....  more »
  • Beautiful church- wonderful and beautiful in the outside and quite pretty in the inside too. Well worth the visit. Very nice 
    Beautiful church- wonderful and beautiful in the outside and quite pretty in the inside too. Well worth the visit. Very nice  more »
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  • I am from india Came with friends to visit guanajuato This is the nice historical place to visit People's very friendly
  • A beautiful yellow colors that stands out apart from the rest of the city. On the tour we learned the Europeans have them the Virgen Mary and the miners donated the stand she is on. There is preserved body I didn’t get too close to read on it

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