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Iglesia de La Merced, Santiago

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Visit a historical church and view religious relics at Iglesia de La Merced. Built in 1795 in the Neo-Renaissance style of architecture, the church has stood for over two centuries to become a national monument of Chile. Walk within the church and appreciate the statues of religious figures and murals on the ceilings. Attached to the church sits a museum which houses religious artifacts, including some from Easter Island. The museum also boasts a rongorongo tablet, one of only 29 left in the world. Add Iglesia de La Merced to your Santiago travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Santiago family vacation planner.
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  • Very very old and very preserved and worthy to be visited, nice interior, original wood floor.
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  • THIS church ir very very important en town , because a lot of people go in catholic celbrations, to pray and ask favor to the Merced Virgen, for long time is a importan tradition .- 
  • The truth is a beautiful church, is worth the penalty visit it and not lose is the pulpit of style rococo that the truth is incredible
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