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Cathedral of Mary Immaculate

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Address: Plaza de la Magdalena, 1, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain

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Nice to see - must have seen

Happy place, some quit, some history and in a perfect order. I'm not a friend of to much church's, but it has to been seen.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 September 2015
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Ronco, Switzerland
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Vientiane, Laos
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

The Cathedral is under repair and restoration, but it is possible to go with a guided group, with an English speaking guide. The tour takes you through the crypt all the way to the top of the tower, and you learn about the construction of Gothic cathedrals, as well as modern archaeological and engineering solutions. A highlight is the walk... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015

Interesting but modern and unfinished. Not the most interesting cathedral experience in Vitoria Gasteiz which is the Cathedral Ste Maria which is 14th century

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Ronco, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2015

Happy place, some quit, some history and in a perfect order. I'm not a friend of to much church's, but it has to been seen.

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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2014

This 14th century Gothic building will just take your breath away. Even though they have never finished it (inside you might see a model of how the cathedral suppose to look like) it is spectacular piece of architecture.

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Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2013

Surprising for foreigners this Cathedral which lays in the middle of a park area so that allows visitors to see its size. One of the biggest and newest in Spain. People in the village recall it "Catedral Nueva". New Cathedral, as in comparison with the best known Cathedral of Santa Maria. Inside this Neogothic temple, you can find the Religious... More 

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Malaga, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2012

The Cathedral of Mary Immaculate is located at the Plaza de la Magdalena, 1. It is also called the New Cathedral. The church was built in 1907-1914 in its first phase and the architects were Julian Apraiz and Javier Luque. The second building phase occurred between 1946 and 1969. The church was consecrated in 1969 by Cardinal Dell'Acqua. The style... More 

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