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El Santuario de Chimayo

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Address: 6 Santuario Dr, Chimayo, NM 87522
Phone Number: 505-351-4889
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Description: The "Lourdes" of America, where miracles are thought to happen.

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Fascinating history and very peaceful. The kids loved looking around and my wife and I found the whole experience to be relaxing. I can't imagine what the place is like during... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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Durham, North Carolina
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Durham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Fascinating history and very peaceful. The kids loved looking around and my wife and I found the whole experience to be relaxing. I can't imagine what the place is like during holy weeks. Must be an entirely different experience.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

You must take the little quaint drive out to Chimayo for this chapel. The history alone gave me the chills, Make sure you take a little of the same back with you and take lots of picture. It is out from a town, but there is a neat little restaurant on the road on your way out. You should stop... More 

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SLIPPERY ROCK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Our visit to El Santuario de Chimayo was so very memorable. I understand that during holy week each year thousands of people make the trip to the historic church and miracle site. The church is actively used for services. There is also a gift shop and store nearby called El Potrero Trading Post where we purchased several Mexican spices. One... More 

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Surprise, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Watching the faithful in the church and surrounding buildings makes you realize the special faith exhibited by those who come in search of peace and healing.

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

A not-to-be-missed addition to your 1st, or second, visit to Santa Fe. It's a ways outside of town & driving the desert countryside makes you wonder "if" you'll ever find it, but you will. Situated in very non assuming locale, this holy pilgrimage site ie well worth the drive out. Was there recently during an outdoor mass, and it's was... More 

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Baton Rouge,Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We arrived late so we could not go inside but the outside of this historic old church was beautiful. Like so many of the old Catholic Churches in New Mexico this one is still very much well maintained and in use as a church and historic site! Well worth the time, even if it is closed, for history buffs and... More 

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El Paso, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Attempted to fullfil a promise or promesa by walking from Espanola to Chimayo. Upon arrival the peace was instant. Thank you Santo Nino de Atocha for favor granted. I do not recommend the snack bar - especially their tamales. For water and drinks it's okay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

I have visited the santuario for the past 6 years. It hasn't changed much, there are some additions. There is a very nice calmness that comes upon you when you set your feet on these sacred grounds. You must read the history to understand.

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Miami
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

A beautiful old church, a must see while in the area. The little village and restaurant nearby were also old and quaint. Worth the trip!

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Saint Augustine , FL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Located in a little neighborhood , nicely preserved and very special spot . A few gift shops and refreshments available

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Address: 6 Santuario Dr, Chimayo, NM 87522
Phone Number: 505-351-4889
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Chimayo

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