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Shrine of Guadalupe

The Patron Saint of Mexico, and of all the Americas, is the Virgin of Guadalupe. According to legend, she appeared to Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin on December 9, 1531. In his vision, she was a teenage girl of indigenous complexion, and spoke to the ... 

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Anonymous

June 2011

A view of the old Guadalupe Basilica and the modern one, seen from Tepeyac Hill. - June 2011

Basilica de Guadalupe

A view of the old Guadalupe Basilica and the modern one, seen from Tepeyac Hill.

Anonymous

June 2011

Shrine of Guadalupe: One of the Chapels within the complex - June 2011

Shrine of Guadalupe

Shrine of Guadalupe: One of the Chapels within the complex

Nathan O

August 2015

 There are private chapels within for personal masses if it can be scheduled. No flash is allowed when taking photos of Our Lady. , Nathan O - August 2015

The New Shrine

There are private chapels within for personal masses if it can be scheduled. No flash is allowed when taking photos of Our Lady.

JesterPSU99 USA

April 2014

 Chapel on Tepeyac Hill, the site of commemoration of the apparition of the Virgin Mary to Saint Juan Diego in 1531. , JesterPSU99 - April 2014

Chapel on the Hill, Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine

Chapel on Tepeyac Hill, the site of commemoration of the apparition of the Virgin Mary to Saint Juan Diego in 1531.

JesterPSU99 USA

April 2014

 This was a picture of me at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe. , JesterPSU99 - April 2014

Picture of Me at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe

This was a picture of me at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

Chris K USA

April 2014

 The real Our Lady of Guadalupe in the new shrine! , Chris K - April 2014

Our Lady of Guadalupe

The real Our Lady of Guadalupe in the new shrine!

William D USA

April 2013

 New Cathedral at the Shrine of Guadalupe. , William D - April 2013

Cathedral

New Cathedral at the Shrine of Guadalupe.

William D USA

April 2013

 At the Cathedral's Shrine of Guadalupe , William D - April 2013

Cathedral

At the Cathedral's Shrine of Guadalupe

Thao E

November 2012

 Lots of folks in Mexico City, around 12 million in the city center and around 22 million in the surrounding area. With any of these tours be patient and don't expect to get anywhere very fast.  ... , Thao E - November 2012

The Square outside the Shrine

Lots of folks in Mexico City, around 12 million in the city center and around 22 million in the surrounding area. With any of these tours be patient and don't expect to get anywhere very fast. Life and pace is always moving but not as efficiently as you might want it.

Thao E

November 2012

 The Shrine is nice, the shop we stopped at before has a lot of good stuff. Lots and lots of Mexican folks come in from all over for pilgrimage. The square outside was big and magnificent. , Thao E - November 2012

Our Lady Of Guadalupe-Shrine

The Shrine is nice, the shop we stopped at before has a lot of good stuff. Lots and lots of Mexican folks come in from all over for pilgrimage. The square outside was big and magnificent.

Bandit USA

September 2012

Beautiful building., Bandit - September 2012

Shrine of Guadeloupe

Beautiful building.

Bandit USA

September 2012

Inside the newest church in the square (built in 1975). This church houses the famous cloak of a man that the Virgin Mary appeared to. Mary also later appeared inside his cloak which is now hanging ... , Bandit - September 2012

Shrine of Guadeloupe

Inside the newest church in the square (built in 1975). This church houses the famous cloak of a man that the Virgin Mary appeared to. Mary also later appeared inside his cloak which is now hanging above the altar.

Carol P

March 2012

 Inside the shrine, very pretty. , Carol P - March 2012

shrine of guadalupe inside

Inside the shrine, very pretty.

Carol P

March 2012

 The old and original one. When one stands towards the side you can see it tilting like the Pisa tower and inside you feel the inclination as well. , Carol P - March 2012

shrine of guadalupe

The old and original one. When one stands towards the side you can see it tilting like the Pisa tower and inside you feel the inclination as well.

Alexandra W

September 2010

Inside the new shrine, Alexandra W - September 2010

Mass

Inside the new shrine

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