Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of the Assumption

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Popayán

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Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of the Assumption

 

Dedicated to the Virgin Mary, the Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of The Assumption stands out from the other churches of Popayán in terms of architectural style. It was originally constructed in adobe, but was destroyed in 1566. It now has a neoclassical facade, and the interior is decorated in French style with a 131-foot-high dome.

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Visit churches, museums, and parks and enjoy good food in and around Popayán in Cauca.