Merida Monuments and Historic Buildings: Merida Cathedral
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The Merida cathedral is one of the most beautiful churches in Mexico. It is located on the east side of the Plaza Mayor on the site of an earlier Maya temple. It was built by Pedro de Aulestia and Miguel de Auguero between 1561 and 1598 and is the largest church in the Yucatán peninsula. Also, the cathedral’s front wall shows some architectural features of specific merit.