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We were lucky to go to mass on Sunday, the interior and exterior is so beautiful, it is located... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Gee M
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New York
Gothic fantasy

A cross between one of "Mad" Ludwig's castles on the Rhine and the Bates Motel, this mishmash of... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2018
16jamesdoc
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London, United Kingdom
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8-52, Ruta 6, Guatemala City 01004, Guatemala
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We were lucky to go to mass on Sunday, the interior and exterior is so beautiful, it is located very close to The Conquistodor Hotel walking distance.

Thank Gee M
Reviewed 24 March 2018

A cross between one of "Mad" Ludwig's castles on the Rhine and the Bates Motel, this mishmash of styles is unforgettable.

1  Thank 16jamesdoc
Reviewed 22 March 2018

The church is seldom open but its history is really interesting as it is a private church.It is beautiful with incredible architectural details and I saw many people taking pictures of it.

Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 5 February 2018

This is a church that you won't be able to take your eyes off. It is beautiful with many, many architectural details. Even though the inside isn't open most days, it is well worth the time to stop and admire the exterior.

Thank MitziMarmot
Reviewed 1 January 2018

I've never seen anything like the exterior of this church. Would have liked to have seen the interior but it wasn't open. Looks like something you would find in San Francisco, CA!

Thank lcb5310
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Getting inside takes finding out when it is open, but even just seeing the outside is worth it. A family built Catholic Church that is in use for masses as well as weddings, etc., it is amazing architecture. Look at a million pictures on google,...More

1  Thank weavingfutures
Reviewed 30 January 2017

It all started with a businessman´s spiritual promise. He ended up spending decades and probably his fortune building this shrine of devotion, resembling the churches of parts of Spain.

Thank 2fortunate
Reviewed 24 January 2017

The church is much more interesting in person than in this (or even my photos). Something you can easily see while you are walking about the city.

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This church was made by Mr Yurrita and he wanted a little bit of everything, so you have roman columns with sparkles, arches, very nice wood , the altar is very nice and in the mist of all this different elements from several different eras...More

Thank Olga B
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Constructed in 1929 (at the time of the US stock market crash and beginning of the Great Depression) by the Yurrita family as a private church, this captivating structure has an ornate maroon tower and stonemasonry. The architecture is a mélange of styles from neo-Gothic...More

1  Thank DeanMurphy2020
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