Catedral Primada de America
Visit the oldest church in the New World
The oldest church in the “New World”, Catedral Primada de America, can be found in the heart of the oldest European city in the Americas: La Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Its foundation stone was laid by Diego Columbus (Christopher‘s firstborn son) in 1510. It was completed in 1540.
By Patrick Bennett, AFAR Ambassador
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