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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

The people of this village have painstakingly renovated this amazing Baroque era chapel. It is worth seeing. It is near the shopping district in Puebla.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had a shock when I enter to this place. This chapel is just out of this world. The incredible thing is that it's inside a wonderful church, but after you cross the church and turn left to the left to la capilla del rosario,...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

The church demonstrated the way how many great pyramids of Central America have been hidden from view even of spaniards. They built it on the top of the hill which hid the great stone structure under dirt and rocks, as if some one on purpose...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

This small section of the church is not always open so check before going. It is really impressive and worth taking the time to visit.

Thank SaskiaJoosse
Reviewed 9 August 2017 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 7 August 2017

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 31 July 2017

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 31 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 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 21 July 2017 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
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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