Monumento al Divino Salvador del Mundo, San Salvador
(3.6/5 based on 70 reviews on the web)
Standing atop a pedestal originally built for Manuel Enrieque Aruajo, President of El Salvador from 1911 to 1913, Monumento al Divino Salvador del Mundo stands as the focal point of the World Plaza. The base features a cross leading all the way up to a statuette of Jesus Christ, standing atop a globe of planet earth. It was built in 1942 and suffered from an earthquake in 1986, however repairs were swiftly made following protests from locals. Take a look at our San Salvador travel itinerary maker to schedule your visit to Monumento al Divino Salvador del Mundo and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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TripAdvisor
  • For Christmas time there are several activities at the end of the day. The tree lights up more large city and can share with visitors. It can taste some typical dishes.
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  • The earthquakes destroyed San Salvador several times, including last time in 1986. From the old Spanish colonial city left little of what might be considered the symbol the city and the country as a w...  more »
  • This monument is the symbol of the believers Salvadorans. He divine Savior of the world is the patron of the capital of El Salvador and all would be very well, if not outside because the area in where is located, now is of much traffic. By the night, after the 8 p.m. could one enjoy of a time of relaxation, sitting in any banking but... at this time, it is not advisable to do so at any time of the day. So, the monument is to be admired in step.
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  • Un monumento espectacular
  • This place is a great choice for have fun and take pictures, is open 24 hours. I recommend park your car in front of the place. Is secure and safety
  • Simplemente un monumento nones nada especial
  • Beautiful place to visit and enjoy!
  • A really good place to sit down and relax in the middle of all the craziness that goes around