San Bartolomé Parish (Hueypoxtla)
|San Bartolomé Parish|
San Bartolomé Parish is the Catholic church and parish house of the people of Hueypoxtla. Has always belonged to the Diocese of Cuautitlán in Mexico. This colonial building is a monument of great architectural importance dedicated to Saint Bartholomew.
In 1934 was discovered a gate catacombs with 72 crypts under the floor inside the temple, the tombs belong to, mostly moneyed Spaniards who lived around the village of Hueypoxtla during 16th-19th centuries, there are also bones of indigenous people as a child, according to the book of deaths.
- San Bartolomé Hueypoxtla. (in Spanish)