La Merced Church (Iglesia de la Merced), Quito

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4.4/5 based on 55 reviews on the web
La Merced Church (Iglesia de la Merced) is located in Quito. Put La Merced Church (Iglesia de la Merced) into our Quito tour planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • I just wandered why Catholic churches here in Quito are closed during the day. This church is not an exception - it was closed during my visit. I just took pictures outside and hope that it would fina...  read more »
  • This is a beautiful, functioning church. Plenty of vendors outside selling to locals and tourists alike. Good for crowd watching. 
  • The Temple of the Santísima Virgen de La Merced, patron saint of the Mercedarians, is an architectural beauty from its imposing entrance Atrium, its crisp wood floors, its domes and columns that have fantastic stories and miracles attributed to the Providence mother. Special reference to the week of festivities that begin on 15 September with tours in the early morning at 2:00 AM with procession with the image of the Virgen de la Merced and roam every day a different from the beautiful city of Quito neighborhood and ending with a massive party and procession through the historical centre on September 24 , a unique experience and recommended.
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  • In matrimonisidio in the Merced com friends child, Pablino, Sebastian, Monica and hermas
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