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San Pedro Church (Iglesia de San Pedro)

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Built by the Jesuits in 1638, this ornate church features baroque altars decorated in gold leaf, several colonial paintings and La Abuelita, the oldest bell in Peru.
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Jiron Azangaro, cuadra 4, Lima, Peru
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am not the fan of churches or priests or whatsoever, but don't miss to visit this church as its architecture and its interior are breattaking.

Thank RolfG455
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide was wonderful- this church was built to be defiant with three doors facing the street. It was built with the hopes the church would recognize it as a cathedral and let the priests stay in that area. A must see when visiting Lima....More

Thank vicskitchn
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Beautiful church with a euro feel to it in a way. Loved the interior with fantastic architecture. Many good photos were taken here and glad that I stopped in to check it out. A lot of people were here when I was, so it was...More

Thank Curtez151
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Friday night Mass was very welcoming and beautifully done. Beautiful, spiritual place and event. I stepped in with my Goddaughter and unexpectedly found the Mass. It was a great experience together.

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Nice cathedral, o entrance fees and was covered during our city tour. It is one the landmarks of Lima and definitely worth visiting

Thank Kalindi D
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Very neat church and catacombs. Delightful English speaking guide for free. Very beautiful and historical church.

Thank Darien45
Reviewed 7 October 2017

everytime we visit you see something new and interesting wonder condition given the age of the church

Reviewed 13 September 2017

This Church is located in the heart of Lima. It is also next to a museum where the charge is 15 soles to get in. The church is rich in history.

Thank Veronica C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a old Jesuit convent and Church, crossing the street from Palacio Torre Tagle one of the most beautiful samples of Colonial architecture. wile visiting the church do not forget to visit the adjacent Virgen de la O chapel, it is really beautiful

Thank petete1945
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We really enjoyed our visit to this old church. It is large, with a lot of interesting decorations in both the altar area and the side chapels.

Thank pico1
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