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Rosary Chapel (Capilla del Rosario)

Santo Domingo Church, Puebla, Mexico
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This extremely ornate 17th-century chapel is part of the Santo Domingo Church.
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Santo Domingo Church, Puebla, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the church on which this chapel sits (Santo Domingo)and we were very impressed with the altar and all the art in general ( baroque, XVIII century) but when we faced the entrance to the chapel, we felt like we had landed in a...More

Thank Ccova66
Reviewed 1 week ago

This chapel is a must if you are in Puebla... gold all over, this is a place you need to see... you won't regret taking the time to see it!!!

Thank Sergio G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited many churches in many countries but this church stands out to me. The details and artistic design are intricate and well thought out. Simply amazing.

Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Capilla del Rosario is located inside the Santo Domingo Church, which was built by a Dominican priest. The church was classified as the Eighth wonder of the world upon it's completion in 1690.. There are several mini tours in Spanish each hour.

Thank Ed C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous!!! Plain and simple. Beautifully executed, very well curated. A must if you visit Puebla. Don't miss it, you won't regret!

Thank amaister
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The most sumptuous place of worship I have ever seen. The amount of gold used is incredible. This is Mexican Baroque splendor at its finest. Capilla del Rosario should be on your list to see when you are in Puebla.

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Rosary Chapel took my breath away. Definitely make it a stop on your walk through the historic centre - it doesn't take long to pop in and have a look.

Thank feefeee
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Visited the chapel with a tour guide--very helpful in understanding the Catholic iconography. Given the more austere exterior, the interior seems even more dramatic.

Thank TouringLawyer
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This chapel is quite spectacular and well worth seeing. The amount of gold is amazing, and this historical church makes an unforgettable impression.

Thank Linda_Wilmington_NC
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

There are many churches / chapels/ cathedrals in Puebla and we went into quite a few! We visited this whilst on a walking tour of the town. It is extremely ornate and our guide explained the history and meaning of all the decorations.

Thank ruppar
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4 September 2016|
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Response from Laura S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is open everyday from 10:00 to 12:00 and from 4:30 to 6:00 PM
19 October 2015|
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Response from VeronicaLoarCa | Reviewed this property |
If your hotel is close to the Zocalo or close to the Center of the city you can walk, if you are not in the area you can take a taxi