12 Sights in Bogotá, Colombia (with Map and Images)

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Explore interesting sights in Bogotá, Colombia. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 12 sights are available in Bogotá, Colombia.

List of cities in Colombia Sightseeing Tours in Bogotá

1. Iglesia de San Ignacio

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The Church of San Ignacio is a religious temple of Catholic worship under the invocation of San Ignacio de Loyola in the city of Bogotá, Colombia. It is located in the La Candelaria neighborhood of the historic center of the city, on Calle 10 between sixth and seventh races, adjacent to the Colegio Mayor de San Bartolomé (Bogotá) and the Museum of Colonial Art. It is administered by the Society of Jesus and by the Colegio Mayor de San Bartolomé (Bogotá). It was built by the Italian architect and Jesuit father Juan Bautista Coluccini, S. J.

Wikipedia: Iglesia de San Ignacio (Bogotá) (ES)

2. Cathedral Metropolitan Basilica of Bogotá & Primate of Colombia

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The Catedral Basílica Metropolitana y Primada de la Inmaculada Concepción y San Pedro de Bogotá or better known as the Catedral Basílica Metropolitana de Bogotá y Primada de Colombia, officially Sacro Santo Templo Catedral Basílica Metropolitana y Primada de la Inmaculada Concepción de María y San Pedro, is a cathedral church of Catholic worship consecrated to the Immaculate Conception and under the patronage of San Pedro; is a neoclassical building located in the Plaza de Bolívar in Bogotá, capital of the country.

Wikipedia: Catedral primada de Colombia (ES)

3. Iglesia de la Candelaria

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The Church of Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria, often called theIglesia de la Candelaria, is a Catholic parish church in Bogotá, Colombia. It is dedicated to the Virgin Mary under the patronage of Virgin of la Candelaria and is located on Calle 11 with Carrera 4, in La Candelaria neighborhood, this Clergy house is located near the Primatial Cathedral of Bogotá in the historic sector of Bogotá. It is administered by the Archdiocese of Bogotá.

Wikipedia: Church of Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria, Bogotá (EN)

4. Parque Santander

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Santander Park is an urban park located in downtown Bogotá, at the intersection of Carrera Séptima and Calle Dieciséis. It is one of the most traditional places in the city, being even cited by some sources as its founding place. It stands out for its statue of Francisco de Paula Santander, its fountain and its trees. Its southeastern side overlooks the Environmental Axis. In its framework are also the Gold Museum and the Avianca building.

Wikipedia: Parque Santander (Bogotá) (ES)

5. Las Nieves

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The Parish of Our Lady of the Snows is a religious temple of Catholic worship under the invocation of Our Lady of the Snows. It is located on Carrera Séptima with Calle Veinte, in the Las Nieves neighborhood of the town of Santa Fe, in the center of the city of Bogotá, capital of Colombia. It has undergone several reconstructions and reforms, its original building being one of the first churches in the city.

Wikipedia: Iglesia de Las Nieves (Bogotá) (ES)

6. Policarpa Salavarrieta

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Policarpa Salavarrieta, also known as La Pola, was a Neogranadine seamstress who spied for the Revolutionary Forces during the Spanish Reconquista of the Viceroyalty of New Granada. She was captured by Spanish Royalists and ultimately executed for high treason. The Day of the Colombian Woman is commemorated on the anniversary of her death. She is now considered a heroine of the independence of Colombia.

Wikipedia: Policarpa Salavarrieta (EN)

7. Iglesia de Las Aguas

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The Church of Our Lady of the Waters or simply Church of the Waters as it is popularly known, is a Colombian temple of Catholic worship dedicated to the Virgin Mary under the invocation of the Waters, is located in the Las Aguas neighborhood in the town of La Candelaria, historical sector of the city of Bogotá and belongs to the ecclesiastical jurisdiction of the archdiocese of Bogotá.

Wikipedia: Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de Las Aguas (Bogotá) (ES)

8. Teatro Colón

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The Teatro de Cristóbal Colón, also known as the "Teatro Colón", is located in Bogotá, Colombia and it is the nation's National Theatre. It was built in the Neoclassical style by the Italian architect Pietro Cantini in 1885 and inaugurated on 27 October 1892. on the occasion of the fourth centenary of the discovery of America with a performance of Verdi's Ernani.

Wikipedia: Teatro de Cristóbal Colón (EN)

9. Museo Casa 20 de Julio

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The Museo de la Independencia - Casa del Florero, formerly called Museo del 20 de Julio, is a museum in Bogotá, Colombia, located in a colonial building in the northeast corner of Plaza de Bolívar. It produced one of the most outstanding historical events, known as the Cry of Independence, on July 20, 1810.

Wikipedia: Museo del 20 de julio (ES)

10. Monumento a Dilan Cruz

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Dilan Cruz Medina was a Colombian high school student. Cruz was marching in the framework of the protests in Colombia in 2019, asking for guarantees from the government to access higher education, he was a victim of the action of the ESMAD that dispersed the protest applying the use of force.

Wikipedia: Dilan Cruz (ES)

11. National Museum of Colombia

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The National Museum of Colombia is the National Museum of Colombia housing collections on its history, art, culture. Located in Bogotá downtown, is the biggest and oldest museum in Colombia. The National Museum of Colombia is a dependency of the Colombian Ministry of Culture.

Wikipedia: Colombian National Museum (EN)

12. Teatro Faenza

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The Faenza theatre is the oldest movie theatre in Bogotá, Colombia. It was opened on the site of a former ceramic factory on 3 April 1924 with the screening of a French film. The theatre was listed as a National Monument of Colombia on 11 August 1975 under decree 1584.

Wikipedia: Faenza Theatre (EN)

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