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. For Church and Sanctuary of Saint Rose of Lima and beyond, use our Lima trip builder to get the most from your Lima vacation.
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  • The Santa Rosa Sanctuary and Church is a must visit location in Lima. Quiet courtyards, some fine examples of local art, the story of Saint Rosa and a wonderful old library make it a very special plac...  more »
  • It is a shrine that if you must know, is very nice, I recommend to go before 6 pm so that they can enter and know inside, even to take photos is a preferred and quiet place, it has to gardens for children to play
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  • good to say, I got and a guy with a group of teenagers told me not could be, well a church where I is a building public... is good because it is that color and the important thing is santa rosa, but nda from the other world Notre Dame is not
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