Basilica de Nuestra Senora de la Merced, San Miguel de Tucuman

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Admire the many architectural and artistic details at Basilica de Nuestra Senora de la Merced, one of the most important buildings in the city. Dedicated to the city's patron saint, the neoclassical basilica was designed by French architect Pedro Delgare Etcheverry in 1865. Its facade consists of an attractive portico flanked by two bell towers, the east of which houses a clock imported from London in the 1840s. Head inside to examine the work of another Frenchman, painter Felix Revol. Other highlights include an antique piano imported from France in the 1800s, as well as a wooden cross that dates back to the very foundations of the city in 1565. Make Basilica de Nuestra Senora de la Merced part of your personalized San Miguel de Tucuman itinerary using our San Miguel de Tucuman tour planner.
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  • Very beautiful as practically all churches in the region, and located in the region of easy access. Well worth a visit.
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  • Very nice Basilica with much history, besides the baton that Belgrano gave the Virgin there are other gems
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  • It is a beautiful church with very old images. Above the main altar is the Virgen del Carmen with the baton given to him by General Belgrano
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  • I love to see that because I had a school trip and all the 5th went school Dr.raul.colombres and I encantontisimo travel together! 🔍🔍🔍y discover things new and historical!
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