Catedral Primada de America, Santo Domingo

Gaze upon the beautiful golden coral-limestone facade, and immerse yourself in the rich history of Catedral Primada de America, the first cathedral to be built in the Americas. Take an audio guide on entry, available at a small extra charge, and admire the magnificent architecture of the 500-year-old structure, with its cross-vaulted ceilings and impressive scale. Be aware that the cathedral still functions as a place of worship, so any clothing deemed too revealing is forbidden. You should consider wearing long shorts and shirts before you visit, although you can cover up with wraps available at the entrance. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Catedral Primada de America by using our Santo Domingo attractions planning website .
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  • Architecture, history, point out that there are Set1 the remnants of Cristobal Colòn, stands out as the first cathedral in America and is part of a complex of buildings that you placed in the colonial era.
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  • I've been to several weddings of friends and family and it is a good choice for the completion and air-conditioning. The only issue is parking but passes throughout the colonial area of our country.
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  • It is a monument that is worth a visit for the history which represents, in the presence of the Catholic religion in this island, as well as their artitectura and various artistic representations that show in its many chapels.
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  • If you come to Santo Domingo you must see the Catedral, remember it is the first Catedral build in the hole America. The Cathedral of Santa María la Menor in the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo is dedicated to St. Mary of the Incarnation. It is the oldest cathedral in the Americas, begun in 1512 and completed in 1540
  • European style church in Santo Domingo. Shows how Christianity spread to the new world.
  • Architecture like no other, great tour at cheap cost. If you are a fan of history, you should definitely visit this place.
  • Beautiful church!
  • Breathtaking cathedral. Bring a camera with a good flash. A must see if you're in the area.

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