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Iglesia Santa Lucia, Suchitoto

(4.7/5 based on 65+ reviews on the web)
Constructed in 1853, Iglesia Santa Lucia sits at the top of the city's attractions list, a result of its original colonial era structure. The exterior features a tall facade adorned with arches, two bell towers on each side, an empty tower in the middle, and a pediment featuring a very old clock. Head inside to be greeted with a rich display of wood. Wooden pews and solid wooden arches sitting on stone platforms, which support the dome shaped nave, complement the predominantly light colored interior of the church. Put Iglesia Santa Lucia into our Suchitoto tour planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • The Iglesia Santa Lucia dominates the central square in Suchitoto and is fine example of colonial-style architecture. The dark wooden columns are distinctive. Like so many churches in the region, it i...  more »
  • We see the Church of Santa Lucia on all the descriptions of the El Salvador! This is due to its beauty (especially in the morning at sunrise) its situation on a superb plot, in Suchitoto, last place in fashion at the El Salvador. I hope it doesn't spoil us this town! Damage also the Church don't make not lit at night...
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  • Not the biggest or fanciest church in Central America, but well worth the time to go inside and appreciate it's history and quiet, cool peace. It's an unmissable building, right on the town square and...  more »
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  • Increíble! La construcción colonial prevalece por todos lados, por dentro y por fuera. Dan ganas de sentarte y simplemente admirarla.
  • Beautiful church. One of my fondest memories of El Salvador
  • It is an iconic Church of Suchitoto, is very old and was visited by the Queen Letizia in 2015, is the central point for those who visit the village. Sometimes there are dances typical in the plaza the weekend.
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  • Beautiful architecture monument, façade rises impressive with colonial details very beautiful church emphasis on a quiet and clean place, inside leaves shielded either.
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  • Beautiful church ideal to see when visit suchitoto
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