Iglesia Las Mercedes, Santo Domingo

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  • Beautiful Catholic Temple in the heart of our colonial zon. Built in the years of Spanish occupation, it reflects the influence of the motherland within its walls of stones and huge columns. Consists of an impressive nave that leads to one of the altars more beautiful in our city.
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  • It is a beautiful and relatively large church, with certain colonial to be very old to the present tone and have good times to go to mass.
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  • Las Mercedes Church One of the greatest-historical Church (and more...) This is and has been one of the most visited Church, by our family, throughout the years...for many reasons. One of the reasons ...  more »
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  • One of many stunning examples of colonial old world architecture. Beautiful church. Bring your camera.
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  • Beautiful church at the time colonial weddings that are held here are very well. The spaces are spacious and ceilings have domes with designs similar to the European cathedrals. Lacks a bit of maintenance.
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  • Built after the 1527, by Rodrigo Gil de Liendo. The interrupted work, was retaken in the 1530 and could be terminated allegedly in 1555, by assistance of Carlos V.  Deteriorated it the Corsair Francis Drake in 1586, and the 1615 and 1628 cyclones destroyed the roof.  The ship, was restored in the 1635 by Pedro de Portillo, who built the tower and restores the vault, with two arches in blocks, the bases of the facade and the frontispiece.  In the 1673 the dome of the Chapel is humbled by the earthquake.  In the 1678 is credited with Pedro de la Rosa, the construction of the side door and the North Tower, heavy structure, perfectly square 27 m high, between their campaigns a battleship Menphis, shipwrecked on the ante is port during a tornado on 29 August 1916.  In the Church lived from 1615 to the 1618 Fray Gabriel Téllez, better known as Tirso de Molina, author of more than three hundred comedies, who died in Soria in the 1648.
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  • It is a place to pray and celebrate mass in a dignified way. Its colonial architecture is full of beautiful items, and beauty. Dedicated to the Virgen de las Mercedes
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