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Inglesia de Nuestra Senora de la Merced

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Historic place, very peaceful visit

Had the opportunity to visit this church on Good Friday. There were no church activities going on... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2017
lxd0yo4
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Davie, Florida
Impressive Colonial

Impressive colonial church dating from 1748. Attached to it is a convent. Gold plated altar with a... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2016
C J T
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Etten-Leur, The Netherlands
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Aug 6, 2018
“not so big but worth to visit”
Jan 18, 2018
“Always a pleasant visit,”
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

not so big but worth to visit esp for the ceiling. old & raw but beautiful. not so crowded. worth for short visit

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed January 18, 2018

This is one of the most iconic churches in Camaguey. Ask for the visit to the Catacumbas. The temple itself is a gem of the colonial religious architecture

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed April 24, 2017

Had the opportunity to visit this church on Good Friday. There were no church activities going on but the location was open. I am a Cuban native and as a child we weren't able to visit churches. As an adult, I love going and seeing...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank lxd0yo4
Reviewed December 5, 2016

Impressive colonial church dating from 1748. Attached to it is a convent. Gold plated altar with a statue of the Virgin Mary.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank C J T
Reviewed November 21, 2016

This is a wonderful church. If you can find the church director he will give you a brief tour of the grounds and the catacombs under the alter (for a donation). There are really neat relics including bones in a tomb. The grounds have lots...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank hcbflorida
Reviewed September 17, 2016

Located at Plaza de Los Trabajadores this church is Camaguey's most impressive church. It is extremely beautiful but simple. Located inside the church are many wonderful statues and carvings. The outside architecture of this church is also amazing. It is a perfect example of a...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Judi L
Reviewed November 2, 2015

The architecture in Cuba is magnificent and they are doing all they can to refurbish the sites. This is a wonderful example and in a delightful Plaza

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank SheryleMoon
Reviewed October 11, 2015

It wasn't open when we passed by in the afternoon but on our return we were able to take a peek inside. Nice to have a look inside.

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank GeertL
Reviewed April 19, 2015

Camaguey is worth visting for its art and culture as well as its many churches. I think it is called the "city of churches."

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank stremyFlorida
Reviewed March 11, 2015

When going through the centre of Camagüey, take a few minutes to look inside this church. Not too ostentateous, some imposing statues and carvings.

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank TinekevB
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