Guadalajara in Municipality of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico — The Pacific Coast (and Central Highlands)
The Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption
Conocida como Catedral de Guadalajara, por más de 300 años, desde 1568, la sede del Arzobispado de Guadalajara estuvo en constante crecimiento. Se consagró a la Asunción de María Santísima en 1618 y obtuvo el título de Basílica en 1939. Su rica arquitectura la convierte en uno los más valiosos tesoros de la ciudad.
Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption
Known as the Cathedral of Guadalajara for more than 300 years, from 1568 Archdiocese experienced incessant growth. It was dedicated to the Assumption of the Virgin Mary in 1618 and elevated to the status of Basilica in 1939. Its architecture makes it one of the city’s most valuable treasures.
Erected by Gobierno del Estado de Jalisco.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Churches & Religion • Man-Made Features. A significant historical year for this entry is 1568.
Location. 20° 40.64′ N, 103° 20.841′ W. Marker is in Guadalajara, Jalisco, in Municipality Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Guadalajara, Jalisco 44100, Mexico. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Calle de la Soledad (within shouting distance of this marker); The New Cathedral of Guadalajara (within shouting distance of this marker); Rotunda of Jalisco’s Illustrious (within shouting distance of this marker); The Episcopal Palace and City Council (within shouting distance of this marker); The Street of Royal Tobacco Shops (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Regional Museum of Guadalajara (about 90 meters away); Plaza of the Constitution (about 120 meters away); Miguel Hidalgo’s Edict Against Slavery (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guadalajara.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 4, 2018. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 90 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 29, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 4. submitted on April 30, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 5. submitted on May 4, 2018.