Iglesia de Santo Toribio, Cartagena
(3.9/5 based on 95+ reviews on the web)
One of Cartagena's smaller churches, Iglesia de Santo Toribio dates back to some time between the 17th and 18th centuries. Survey the intricately carved Mudejar paneling, a style of Iberian architecture, and learn about the cannonball that, during a packed service in 1741, came through a window into a hall of worshippers. Luckily there were no casualties, but--incredibly--the same cannonball remains on display inside one of the walls of the church. Don't leave without seeing this piece of history. Iglesia de Santo Toribio is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our international travel planner, Cartagena Edition.
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  • with their masses at noon, a membership worthy of v erse.un altar without the luxury of a time that was quite the opposite
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  • The Iglesia Santo Toribio is in the San Diego and was the last church built during the colonial period. Is a small but very beautiful church. Its doors are beautiful and the tiled floors also very charming.
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  • Small church and apparently simple, but very pretty. Yields beautiful photos. Unfortunately it was closed.
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  • Historical church ideal for weddings I invited you to visit it. a historic church ideal for weddings I invite you to visit @ilovecartagena
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  • Beautiful church, old, simple and worthy of divine worship which God deserves.
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  • This beautiful to sanctify our Lord Jesus Christ
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