Church of San Felipe Neri (Oratorio de San Felipe de Neri), Sucre

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Take in panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and the old town from the rooftop terrace of Church of San Felipe Neri (Oratorio de San Felipe de Neri), one of the city's most significant neoclassical structures. Built at end of the 18th century, the cloister and the church today host a private school for girls. As you approach, you'll notice the exterior's white walls and sturdy simple columns, while inside the classrooms you may feel like you've taken a step back into the 1950s. Ask the students to give you a guided tour of the place in English. Many notable figures, including presidents and archbishops, rest in the crypt under the cloister. To enter the church you'll have to find a door a few feet away from the building. Once inside, do not miss the four sculptures of angels. To visit Church of San Felipe Neri (Oratorio de San Felipe de Neri) and get the most from your holiday in Sucre, create itinerary details personal to you using our Sucre visit site .
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  • Although the entrance is difficult to find (large wooden door on the street that comes from the square), the visit to 15 bolivianos is very nice. Nice view from the rooftops. Count of visits about 30 minutes
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  • The large oratory and cultural heritage is impressive with large structures and passageways and doors with environment in the open air and the source of water to the Center with seats and outdoor Sun and sports shorts and t-shirt to walk and have a couple family, and live with f elicidad and joy tourist place
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  • Very hidden and secret this place is Heavenly, it appears that one is in Europe! I recommend him 110%!
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  • Open at 14:00, until 18:00. The price is Bs.10 if you are Bolivian or Bs.20 if you are a foreigner. And Bs.5 or Bs.10 for Bolivian children or foreign children respectively.
  • It's a beautiful construction, was a convent now it's works in quality of school María Auxiliadora, is one of the last only for girls 👭
  • A beautiful museum and nice view at the roof top!
  • Gorgeous viewpoint
  • A place removed from the film, the Church is luxurious, typical of the 17TH century. It has a rhetorical crypt and dozens of relics. Within the most fabulous is that you can walk on rooftops and take beautiful pictures, as well as climb the towers and ring bell to hidden from the nuns.
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