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Iglesia de la Concepcion

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Historic Church with Magnificent Architecture

This very old church is distinguished by its large dome supposedly modeled on the one at Les... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
Bill L
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Chicago, Illinois
Las Monjas - the Nuns.

This historically important property is home to sequestered nuns of the La Conception order. One of... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
Debra Jean S
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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This neoclassical cathedral is known for its large-domed top.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
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22 Mar 2017
“Historic Church with Magnificent Architecture”
27 Jul 2016
“Las Monjas - the Nuns.”
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

This very old church is distinguished by its large dome supposedly modeled on the one at Les Invalides in Paris. From the interior, the dome's brick ceiling is amazing when you realize it was built hundreds of years ago.

Thank Bill L
Reviewed 28 July 2016

This historically important property is home to sequestered nuns of the La Conception order. One of the most beautiful and important churches in the area. There is a gift shop with hand made items for church altars and priest vestments to take home to your...More

Thank Debra Jean S
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Intimately cared for by cloistered nuns, the Iglesia de la Concepción is generally cool, clean, and quiet, with Masses at least twice a day (at 7:30am and 7pm).

Thank JimE_1111
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Highly recommend a visit to this church which is a bit off the beaten track. They have English masses on a Sunday, but if you are not interested/ can't attend that then do still ahve a look at the beautiful altar, the oil paintings and...More

Thank Serendipitous02
Reviewed 21 March 2016

I had a such a lovely visit to this church. The main cathedral may lead many to overlook Iglesia de la Concepcion, but that is a shame because it is so beautiful and peaceful inside, it is definitely worth a visit.

Thank Camdc
Reviewed 17 January 2016

An old church with a nice facade and huge dome inspired in the Invalides temple in Paris, worth a visit especially if you also have a look at the Nigromante Cultural Centre nearby.

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