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La Candelaria Free

The intricate carvings on the mahogany altar at the 1761 Church of the Third Order are the most beautiful in Bogotá. A local myth claims that the completion of the altar so exhausted sculptor Pablo Caballero that he died a madman.


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Carrera 7 at Calle 16
La Candelaria, Bogota D.C.  111711, Colombia


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Rate Includes: Weekdays 8–6, weekends 11–1

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