Metropolitan Cathedral Basilica
The Metropolitan Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception of Mary is one of the most stunning heritage constructions of downtown Medellín.
Since its opening in1931, its more than a million bricks have attracted people’s attention, starred in thousands of photographs and housed parishioners and tourists who, either Catholic or not, are being attracted by the charm and mystery of its shady interior, since, in addition to its external monumentality, you can also find valuable works of religious art in sculpture, oil painting, stained glass and mosaic inside. It also has a large organ added to the list of the cathedral attractions.
The Metropolitan Cathedral is located on the north side of Bolivar park.