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Cathedral-Basilica of Our Lady of Pilar
Catedral-Basílica de Nuestra Señora del Pilar
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Nuestra Señora del Pilar Basilica
Religion
Affiliation Catholic
Province Archdiocese of Zaragoza
Rite Roman Rite
Ecclesiastical or organizational status Minor Basilica
Year consecrated 1st or 2nd century AD
Location
Location Zaragoza, Aragon
Architecture
Architectural style Baroque, Neo-Mudéjar
Groundbreaking 1681
Completed 1961

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.

This building is one of the 12 Treasures of Spain.


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