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An iconic Barquisimeto landmark, Catedral de Barquisimeto represents one of the most modern and unusual-looking cathedrals in Latin America. With its exterior arch in the shape of an upside-down flower, the Catholic church is considered an expression of modern art. Its construction in 1968 involved highly advanced engineering for the time; architect Jahn Bergkamp created the design, in what was his first-ever project. Enter to see the light-filled interior topped by the curved glass-and-steel roof. Work out when and for how long to visit Catedral de Barquisimeto and other Barquisimeto attractions using our handy Barquisimeto trip planner.
Catedral de Barquisimeto Reviews
The architecture of this temple was magnificent and fantastic, especially the web-like grids created, and the woodwork on the dome. more »
If you like to see beautiful and religious places the Catedral is one of "Must" on your list. The history f=of the catedral with captivate you and make understand part of our history. more »
An architectural structure very well created, with excellent acoustics. The cathedral has very good capacity for people but parking is a bit limited.
It a very beautiful place. In it's spiritual sence and as a building itself.
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