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Church and Sanctuary of Saint Rose of Lima, Lima

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Saint Rosa serves as the primary patroness of Peru and of the indigenous peoples of Latin America, making Church and Sanctuary of Saint Rose of Lima an important stop to learn more of the country’s religious history. The red-and-white church is built on the spot where Saint Rosa was born and the home that she turned into a hospital for the poor. She earned sainthood by dedicating her life to helping the needy and sick--you'll see the statue of this remarkable woman standing outside. Visit this grand church to learn more about her life and legacy; enter to admire the manicured gardens and make a wish in the wishing well. Arrange to visit Church and Sanctuary of Saint Rose of Lima and other attractions in Lima using our Lima vacation builder.
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  • It is located in the historic centre of Lima, and was built in the place where lived Santa Rosa de Lima; Therefore on the visit you can meet the Chapel itself was built, and also the famous wishing well, where people placed orders the Santa Limeña. Day and in the evening you can visit.
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  • The place you absorbed the past, there is calm in the sanctuary, the wishing well is a nice experience, seeing where he lived Santa Rosa also gives a different place air
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  • Visit this Sanctuary is an unforgettable experience, so exclusive collection of the life of a real historical character, and the so well taken care of the sample, facilities and guidance. A true model of art, culture, history and religion for the whole family.
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