Esquipulas Basilica Esquipulas, Guatemala

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Called the "spiritual center of Central America" by Pope John Paul II, the Basilica of Esquipulas attracts many pilgrims to its miraculous statue of the Black Christ carved in 1595.

Facts & Stats on Esquipulas Basilica

Go Historic ID
319653
Names
Esquipulas Basilica
Basilica del Cristo Negro
La Basilica
Categories
Styles
Street Address
3a Av Basílica
Coordinates
14.565495° N, 89.351549° W
Phone Number
502/7943-1108

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Article Title
Esquipulas Basilica (Esquipulas, Guatemala)
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Holly Hayes
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March 29, 2015