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The Basilica of Guadalupe


The Basilica of Guadalupe in Mexico City is one of the most visited churches in the world. It is built on Tepeyac hill where the Virgin Mary appeared to Juan Diego in 1531. On a visit to "La Villa de Guadalupe" you can visit the Old Basilica, built between 1695 and 1709, and the New Basilica which was built in the 1970s and houses the image of the Virgin of Guadalupe, Mexico's patron saint.

For more information about the basilica and visitor information, read: The Basilica of Guadalupe

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Basilica de GuadalupeView of the Basilica of Guadalupe from the CerritoThe New BasilicaInside the Basilica de GuadalupeInside the Basilica de GuadalupeOur Lady of GuadalupeOur Lady of Guadalupe
The old basilicaThe Old BasilicaOur Lady of Guadalupe Appears to Juan DiegoTemplo de las Capuchinas, la Villa de GuadalupeTemplo de las CapuchinasParroquia de los Indios, la VillaParroquia de los Indios
CarillonCarillon at La VillaTepeyac OfferingTepeyac OfferingStatue of Pope John Paul IIStatue of Pope John Paul IIAngel Statue on Tepeyac HillAngel Statue on Tepeyac Hill
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