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Rosary Chapel (Capilla del Rosario)

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Address: Santo Domingo Church, Puebla, Mexico
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+52-222-232-3548
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08:00 - 20:00
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Mon 08:00 - 14:45
Tue - Fri 08:00 - 12:45
14:30 - 20:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 20:00
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This extremely ornate 17th-century chapel is part of the Santo Domingo...

This extremely ornate 17th-century chapel is part of the Santo Domingo Church.

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All that glitters... is gold!

Our tour guide brought us here after a short walk. From the outside, you'll see an old church, nothing fancy. But inside, the place is amazing. The main church altar has... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
SimonOnvacation
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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our tour guide brought us here after a short walk. From the outside, you'll see an old church, nothing fancy. But inside, the place is amazing. The main church altar has life-sized statues of saints, and in the Rosary chapel the design is so magnificent. We were in awe when we walked in. The architecture is stunning our tour guide... More 

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful chapel full of gold. You can take pictures. Definitely a hidden gem and must see attraction.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a church with gold on the walls and in the paintings, very impressive, in the city center of Puebla.

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San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing. That is the only word that I can think of. Enter to the church and go straight to the altar. This incredible capilla is at your left hand. Nothing like it.

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Thank Lety1
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

the most beautiful thing i have ever seen, you don't want to miss it, check out the hours that the church is open cause you can not get at anytime of the day.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we visited too many iglesias so not that special for me. of course it was beautiful but similar to others for me.

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Mexico City
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are lucky you can catch a guided tour, the guides are very inviting and the explanations worth the tip. The chapel has intricate decorative details, if you have some time available, pay attention to them.

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Essex UK
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing can really prepare you for the opulence of this chapel it is really magnificent and the detail incredible. However, a small part of me couldn't help thinking the money would have been better spent elsewhere.

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Thank Angel57
New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a beautiful experience, it worth the one day trip from Mexico city to Puebla .The gold art around the altar was impressive and the Chapel is well maintain. It is a must see place

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The guide insisted to bring us visiting this church before leaving Puebla, and.... we understood why when entering this 8th World Marvel. DON'T MISS IT.

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