El Templete

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It is said that in the place where El Templete is located today a huge silk-cotton tree was used as a natural altar for the first Mass and it witnessed the first town council, gathered in the presence of the legendary conqueror Diego Velázquez. 

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O'Reilly & Baratillo

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