MANAGUA, NICARAGUA

CATEDRAL DE MANAGUA

1989-1990

Associated with Legorreta Arquitectos

1,800 square meters

 

This building is characterized by having 63 lantern domes, which matches to the number of parishes in the archdiocese at the time of its construction; in its structure it has 4 detailed columns in the modern form of a cross on each side. The Presbytery is an apse that supports , covers and frames this sacred site, it is oriented to the north and its hammered concrete finishes, the effect of light and its shadows make up this architectural work.