Iglesia de las Nazarenas, Lima

#13 of 42 in Historic Sites in Lima
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Visit Iglesia de las Nazarenas to admire a historical and religious icon of Peru. Completed in 1771, the church is home to the famous image of the Lord of Miracles, the patron saint of the city. The structure features two tall bell towers and an arched entrance, while the interior boasts a gold-covered altar beneath a tall dome. The church sees the greatest number of visitors during the month of October, when the Lord of Miracles is celebrated. Put Iglesia de las Nazarenas at the forefront of your travel plans using our Lima trip itinerary planning website.
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  • This church in the middle of old Lima keeps the image of El Señor de Los Milagros, the patron of Lima that goes on a procession once a year in the month of October every year attracting over a...  more »
  • To all Roman Catholics, this is one of the holiest shrines in the whole World! Right here, at the "Santuario Nacional y Monasterio de las Madres Nazarenas Carmelitas Descalzas de San Joaquín", the...  more »
  • Must be very impressive... if you can get inside. We were within opening hours but they were closed for no apparent good reason. We knocked and asked... and we’re simply asked to leave the premise. Quite frustrating as we observe El Señor de Los Milagros and came all the way from Canada.
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