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Colourful

This is a colourful church located in Leon. It caught our eye whilst we were at the main cathedral... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
KayleeShepheard
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Batemans Bay, Australia
Historic

They are renovating, but still nice to pass through. Much history to learn and see. Some of it... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
GringoBayState
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Massachusetts
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“nice walk” (2 reviews)
“worth a visit” (2 reviews)
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Leon, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

This is a colourful church located in Leon. It caught our eye whilst we were at the main cathedral so we wandered down to check it out and we were glad we did, very beautiful.

Thank KayleeShepheard
Reviewed 26 April 2017

They are renovating, but still nice to pass through. Much history to learn and see. Some of it good, some sad.

Thank GringoBayState
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The design is stunning apart from the colourful and vibrant way it has been decorated.Spend a while looking a you see much more than giving it a quick glance.The inside is a little more subtle but still very interesting.

Thank RonA_Plymouth
Reviewed 19 February 2017

This is a very special looking church from the outside. The very colorful façade caught my eye as I was coming back from the cathedral. The inside, though very nice, was a little disappointing; I was expecting a lot because of the colorful outside. It...More

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 3 February 2017

the facade is really worth the effort and the walk is the facade. stand in the mini park across from it to get the best photo op. the inside is a little plain when compared to the extrerior but there is a quiet tranquility to...More

Thank cassiesmummy
Reviewed 24 December 2016

We spotted this church glowing in the sunlight from the top of the Basilica. It was a lovely photo as there is a volcano just beside it. We walked down and got a beautiful photo with the sunlight bouncing off the facade. The church was...More

Thank Cabra
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The facade of this large church is the most interesting part. It's almost as if two different architects and designers had a go, with one designing the centre entrance and another putting on the two towers either side. It has an imposing, white washed staircase...More

2  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

This is one of the most striking colonial churches in Leon.The multi- coloured facade stands out even from a distance, and the exterior panels painted with Biblical scenes in a sort of naive/folk art style are totally unique.A quick, easy walk from the Catedral de...More

1  Thank peter k
Reviewed 13 September 2016

A definite must shoot foto op. I wasn't able to go in, it was locked up on a late Monday afternoon. Still the outside front facade turns a buttery color during the golden hour. Great to sit and watch the light change.

Thank jackietrehorn
Reviewed 1 September 2016

But in a bad location. I have never been inside but for the locals, which i am almost one, its a great reference point, as every church in Leon

Thank Josué N
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