Ancient 16th Century Church Emerges from Mexican Reservoir

Posted on October 28, 2015

Monks built this amazing look 16th century church that emerged from a Mexican reservoir as the water level fell. The Nezahualcoyotl reservoir has fallen due to a regional drought that has reduced water levels in the Grijalva river.

The New York Daily News reports that a local fisherman has taken up the task of ferrying curious locals and tourists out to the church. Take a look: