Nuestra Senora de la Merced, Salta

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#7 of 14 in Historic Sites in Salta
Discover Salta's historic and religious background with a visit to Nuestra Senora de la Merced, a Catholic church built in the early 20th century, dedicated primarily to Our Lady of Mercy, a subject of Christian art. Brought over from Europe in the early 17th century, a replica statue of the Virgin of Mercy resided within the original church, and now sits in the current structure. Head inside and pay special attention to the Battle of Salta cross, a wooden cross dedicated to the lives lost in the fight to gain independence. A visit to Nuestra Senora de la Merced represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Salta online visit planner to plot your vacation.
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  • A church that does not dazzle with many details but I worth knowing since it is different from other churches and there is where a cross of the battles for the Argentine independence dating from 1813 onwards
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  • Try 3 days at several times and it was always closed, one penalty, say that it is beautiful but I could not enter
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  • ... since it is imposing with its two large towers, but very gloomy. They are now making it a pedestrian on Street home.
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