|Place of worship:||Santa Marta Cathedral|
|Location:||South America > Colombia > Santa Marta|
The Place of Worship
What should we know?
|Name in local script:||Catedral de Santa Marta|
|Also known as:||Add Data|
|Environment type:||Add Data|
|Location type:||city, square, urban|
What can we see or do there?
How much will it cost us?
|Currency:||Colombian Peso (COP)|
How can we get in contact?
|Telephone:||315 678 2845, 300 282 7952|
|Postal address:||Catedral de Santa Marta, Carrera 17 14, 470004, Santa Marta, Colombia|
|Country calling code:||57|
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|This cathedral is a proud landmark of Santa Marta, with the ashes of Rodrigo de Bastidas – the city’s founder – kept safely inside. It is also reportedly the oldest church in the entire country. Beautifully whitewashed both outside and in, this cathedral is so important to the people that Simon Bolivar was temporarily buried here. – Daniel|
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|The doors aren’t always open, so if you’re desperate to look inside then you might have to visit this cathedral more than once. Thankfully it’s very centrally located.|
|If you’re looking for somewhere to participate in Sunday mass, the mass held here is said to be a peaceful and enjoyable experience.|
|Whether it interests or repels you, there are some unsavoury characters selling narcotics in the square outisde the cathedral at night. Be careful.|
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