Basílica de la Soledad

sights / Religious

Basílica de la Soledad information

Location
Oaxaca City , Mexico
Address
Independencia
Something wrong?
Submit a correction

The image of Oaxaca’s patron saint, the Virgen de la Soledad (Virgin of Solitude), stands above the altar in the 17th-century Basílica de la Soledad. The church, with a richly carved baroque facade, stands where the image is said to have miraculously appeared in a donkey’s pack in 1543.