San Isidro Cathedral
The San Isidro Cathedral is located in the city of San Isidro, in the province of Buenos Aires, Argentina. It is at 16200th Del Libertador Avenue, opposite "Plaza Mitre" or "Plaza de San Isidro" in San Isidro's historic quarter.
Constructed in neogothic style, it stands 68 m (223 ft) tall. Its base is a Latin cross. Its walls are built from materials like rock and bricks, and it has stained glass windows. In the last 3 years some architects started a plan to remodel it, with the objective of bringing back its original splendor. The project was finalized in 2007.
San Isidro fest
Isidore the Labourer festival is celebrated on 15 May each year.
Interesting places nearby the Cathedral
Nearly 100 metres in front of the cathedral is located the Plaza de San Isidro, and on it, is the San Isidro artisan fair since 1971. This fair has 100 stands, where people can buy leather, wood, textile, metal and ceramic products.
San Isidro station
200 m. off the cathedral is the San Isidro railway station, of the rail transport company Tren de la Costa. This station includes a trade center, cinema and restaurants among other things.
- San Isidro Cathedral official website.
- San Isidro Cathedral map.
- Images of the front of the Cathedral.