Iglesia de La Merced, Santiago

4.4
Visit a historical church and view religious relics at Iglesia de La Merced. Built in 1795 in the Neo-Renaissance style of architecture, the church has stood for over two centuries to become a national monument of Chile. Walk within the church and appreciate the statues of religious figures and murals on the ceilings. Attached to the church sits a museum which houses religious artifacts, including some from Easter Island. The museum also boasts a rongorongo tablet, one of only 29 left in the world. A visit to Iglesia de La Merced represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Santiago online trip itinerary planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Big, imposing, dark on the inside for no less beautiful. There are always believers praying, seeking superior support, but you can also walk with respect and know thus a piece of the ancient James. Pin
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  • even in this church a quick but obligatory visit. they're very different all and they're worth a visit
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