Basilica of Our Lady of the Pillar

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Coordinates: 41°39′25″N 0°52′42″W / 41.65694°N 0.87833°W / 41.65694; -0.87833

Basilica–Cathedral of Our Lady of the Pillar
Catedral-Basílica de Nuestra Señora del Pilar

Nuestra Señora del Pilar Basilica

Basic information
Location Zaragoza, Spain
Affiliation Catholic (Roman Rite)
Province Archdiocese of Zaragoza
Year consecrated 1st or 2nd century AD
Ecclesiastical or organizational status Minor Basilica
Architectural description
Architectural style Baroque
Groundbreaking 1681
Completed 1754
Specifications

The Basilica–Cathedral of Our Lady of the Pillar (Spanish: Catedral-Basílica de Nuestra Señora del Pilar) is a Roman Catholic church in Zaragoza, Aragon, Spain. The Basilica worships Blessed Virgin Mary, under her title Our Lady of the Pillar. According to its website, this church is the first church dedicated to Mary. [1]

This building is one of the 12 Treasures of Spain.

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