Centro Monsenor Romero, San Salvador

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Gain a deeper understanding of the violent recent history of El Salvador at Centro Monsenor Romero, where a group of priests was brutally murdered. Not for the faint of heart, the exhibition is unflinching in its photographic portrayal of the violence. Set in the grounds of the university, the eye-opening exhibition gives you an appreciation of the terrible nature of oppression and war. As the information on display is primarily in Spanish, a guide is recommended for those who don't know the language. Plan your visit to Centro Monsenor Romero and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our San Salvador trip itinerary builder tool .
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  • I spent 3 weeks in El Salvador . I set out one day to do the Romero tour with a "minder. " We started with UCA just because the bus was passing that way. Words don't describe its impact. My Spanish wa...  more »
  • It is a wonderful place, both church and its gardens. its very complete complex shows the life of Monsignor Romero, great veato. Protector of the poor. According to locals in August the Pope Francisco the declarara Santo. It is a wonderful story of delivery and love.
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  • Terrible closely see the horrors that people are capable of committing. A great will of not forget so the history not be again to repeat
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