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Admire the Neo-Gothic architecture of Iglesia de las Carmelitas, an impressive 20th-century place of worship. Constructed between 1929 and 1954 and designed by architects Guillermo Armas and Alberico Isola, the church takes clear influence from across the Atlantic, with Notre Dame of Paris its obvious inspiration. Inside, impressive woodcarvings and a large nave continue the visual impression and artistry of the Gothic exterior. Put Iglesia de las Carmelitas into our Montevideo trip itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
Iglesia de las Carmelitas Reviews
Muy bonita en el lindo entorno del Barrio Prado de Montevideo. Queda un poco alejada y contemplando las atracciones en la zona, vale la pena gastar 1 día quizás, en recorrer este barrio inspirado en P... more »Very nice in the beautiful surroundings of the Prado neighborhood of Montevideo. Stay a little far and contemplate the attractions in the area, it's worth spending 1 day maybe, to tour this Paris-inspired neighborhood.
We went on a Friday afternoon and the church was closed. Still beautiful from the outside but sad we could not go in. Very strange that it was not open as most churches are. Check before going if you ... more »
Beautiful, but was closed...
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