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Iglesia de La Profesa

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Address: Isabel La Catolica | Francisco I. Madero, Mexico City 06010, Mexico
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One of many old churches located in the city's Centro Histórico.

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Very nice old church

This church is one of many you find scattered around Mexico historical centre, but this one is very nice, lovely facade, and very austere but serene interior. Certainly worth the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 September 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This church is one of many you find scattered around Mexico historical centre, but this one is very nice, lovely facade, and very austere but serene interior. Certainly worth the visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2015

Being a Mexican, I love seeing churches and their ornaments. This church is impressive, because of all the meanings and the combination of decoration of the various altarpieces. But a visit to this church is not complete until you enter to its Pinacoteca (Art Gallery), which is impressive. There paintings form 17th, 18th and 19th centuries, where you can see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2014

Although we couldn't possibly have gone into even a small portion of the churches in Mexico City, we did go into quite a few. This was our favorite. It also reminded us of the best of Spain and Italy. The art is outstanding, building Baroque and best of all, Jesus was there. We prayed a rosary in front of the... More 

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Staying in Centro Historico

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Centro Historico
The beating heart of the city lies within Centro Histórico, the vast expanse of historical buildings and monuments that are a must when exploring Mexico City. Places such as the Museo Biblioteca Palacio Postal, Casa de los Azulejos and Palacio de Bellas Artes are the perfect eye candy for anyone seeking to admire arts and architecture. Don't forget to visit the wide variety of markets and plazas where any vintage item, handicrafts and jewelry characteristic of each state in Mexico can be found on Sundays. Admire majestic views of the city from the Monumento a la Revolución and Torre Latinoamericana, and round out the experience with restaurants of all cuisines nearby.
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