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

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#3 of 9 in Historic Sites in Province of Tucuman
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 a part of your San Miguel de Tucuman vacation plans using our San Miguel de Tucuman tour itinerary planner .
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  • a museum with images and too kind of relics able into our past and as Belgrano was with the virgen de la Merced
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  • A quiet even when just one block from the main square of the city and the Cathedral Church, a neo-colonial style is preserved in very good condition, for devout people and lovers of architecture
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  • It is a very nice inside and outside temple with huge and colorful stained glass windows. It has some trophies (flags) of the wars of independence inside.
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  • BEAUTIFUL mass for 15 years of my granddaughter dew. At the end they made votes to the Virgin of the emotional mercy words of the priest and emotional time in the Atrium where they hoped their friends and friends with banners and cantivos. A beautiful memory that will remain in our hearts. Thank you, sir. Protejela please
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  • The Parish Office Open from 8 to 12 hours. The confessions are made half an hour before the mass. There is mass at 8 am, 18.30 pm and 8 pm. Baptisms are Saturdays. The requirements can be found in the parish Clerk's office
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  • Beautiful church. With impressive painting remembering the Gral Belgrano and the Virgen de la Merced in relation to the battle of Tucumán
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  • Place of prayer. Masses every day.
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  • Beautiful and historic church of the Tucumanian. The photo is of the Mr. De La Salud
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