Was married there 35 years ago. A very special place for me and my wife. Great history and well maintained.
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Went on day tour from Mexico City to Taxco. It included tour of the silver museum and Santa Prisco. Lunch had a great view. The included lunch was nice, but a little under seasoned for my taste. Santa Prisca was beautiful and very interesting. There...More
This beautiful church is directly at the Zócalo. It is a lovely baroque church that I visited for the 2nd time. It was built between 1751 - 1758 by José de la Borda, who had made a fortune in the silver mines. It is built...More
I recommend getting a guide to talk you through all the art work. There are som controversial pieces such as a pregnant Virgin Mary without symbolic bow covering her belly which caused much hocus pocus that artist wasn't allowed to sign pieces... So in Belgian...More
This is one of the site that is a must while in Taxco. The cathedral is typical of the colonial era and well worth the time to explore. Some guides will offer their services but it is not necessary to enjoy the visit. We went...More
Read the story of the cathedral before you go so that you can appreciate it when you arrive. For us at least, the crowds were so huge that it was difficult to hear any of the descriptions from local guides. The story and the architecture...More
Beautifull colonial cathedral. All days open to public. Nice view over the city from the terrace on the right side of the church.
Tall, narrow baroque style church built between 1751 and 1758. St Peter and St Paul on either side of door. Only find churches with two front towers in Catholic or parish churches. This is a parish church. Believe he called it St Prisca or St...More