Church and Convent of Our Lady of Mercy (Iglesia de La Merced), Cusco

Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.3/5 based on 140 reviews on the web
Built in the mid 17th century, Church and Convent of Our Lady of Mercy (Iglesia de La Merced) reflects Cusco’s religious history. The Catholic church was built in an ornate Baroque style typical of churches of the time. Head inside to see the intricately sculpted altar and cloisters, as well as numerous examples of colonial carvings and paintings. The impressive baroque tower and facade deserve to be captured on film, so take a camera along. Put Church and Convent of Our Lady of Mercy (Iglesia de La Merced) into our Cusco trip generator to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Cusco.
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  • Both outside and inside, this church has a traditional architecture of Cuzco, inside its smell of course, and his images make contemplate the religious history of this city, I recommend visiting the image of child doctorsito that is located in this church.
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  • A large and magnificent church with many works of art. Just a tip, this church is very cold inside, even though hot take a Cardigan to wear it inside.
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  • old church built on top of inca constructions of antgas very antga stones built by Spaniards.
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  • Another beautiful place of worship. It felt truly peaceful
  • The architecture and facade were elegant. Since Sunday worship was taking place, I could not go to the altar. However, I could feel big dignities even from the entrance of the church.
  • Beautiful church.
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  • Excellent
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  • very nice
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