At the insistence of architect Ricardo Robina, during the remodeling of the old Cuernavaca Cathedral, south of Mexico City, in 1957, layers of the walls were peeled back to the original stucco. The process revealed the remains of impressive frescoes.
The paintings illustrate the history of the first Mexican Catholic saint, Philip of Jesus. According to history, he was traveling from Manila to Mexico to be ordained when his ship ended in up Japan. On suspicion of a plot to invade Japan, he and his group were arrested and eventually executed.
|Camino Real Sumiya||2020||5.5km||site_ao|
|Grutas de Cacahuamilpa||2019||38.8km||site_ao|
|Latrine Poems at Museo de la Natividad||2019||16.2km||site_ao|
|Museo Dolores Olmedo||2019||40.1km||site_ao|
|Museo Robert Brady||2019||0.1km||site_ao|
|Palace of Cortés||2018||0.4km||site_ao|
|House of the Eagles||2018||28.2km||site_ao|
|Murals of the Parish of the Divine Savior||2018||27.6km||site_ao|
|The Mexican Hairless Dogs of the Dolores Olmedo Museum||2018||40.1km||site_ao|
|Heroico Colegio Militar||38.9km||site_brutalism|
|Archaeological Monuments Zone of Xochicalco||1999||12.9km||site_whs|
|Earliest 16th-Century Monasteries on the Slopes of Popocatepetl||1994||35.7km||site_whs|
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