San Pedro Church (Iglesia de San Pedro), Lima

4.6
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Visit San Pedro Church (Iglesia de San Pedro), an impressive and atmospheric place of worship, to admire its imposing architecture and decorative artworks. Built by the Jesuits in 1638, the church boasts well-maintained Baroque altars decorated in gold leaf. Other examples of colonial-era religious design include paintings and a main church bell, said to be the oldest in the country. Together with the historic center of Lima, this building forms part of a World Heritage Site, which you can see on your own or as part of a guided city tour. Put San Pedro Church (Iglesia de San Pedro) at the forefront of your travel plans using our Lima vacation planning app.
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  • We visited the San Pedro Church on our walking tour of historic downtown Lima, booked on the Holland America ship Volendam. This is a beautiful church and certainly worth seeing. There is so much...  more »
  • A wonderful Cathedral in Lima, lots to learn, we recommend the personal tour guide. The story of Fransisco Pizarro was fascinating , and the cript also.  more »
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  • Beautiful place!
  • Nice facade but others in the area are more pretty
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