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While walking through Cuenca in the evening, we came across another lovely church. After visiting... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
CatharineB
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Ottawa, Canada
nice old church

very interesting garden area above the river. the tour is a nice and informative tour that lasts... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2018
noneyabines
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Cuenca, Ecuador
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Jan 21, 2018
“nice old church”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While walking through Cuenca in the evening, we came across another lovely church. After visiting many wonderful churches in Quito and Cuenca one cannot determine that some are better than others; each one has its particular charm and architecture, and deserve to be visited, not...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

very interesting garden area above the river. the tour is a nice and informative tour that lasts about an hour including the garden area

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank noneyabines
Reviewed December 22, 2017

On a recent business trip to Cuenca I attended services at this old Catholic church in the heart of the city. It was beautifully restored and maintained, and the acoustics during the service added to the splendor of the setting with its stunning altarpiece and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed April 24, 2017

I went to the church for a performance of the Cuenca Symphony. The acoustics were excellent and the architecture and style of the church are interesting.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed April 17, 2017

Iglesia de Santo Domingo is a pretty church to go to. I thought the statues throughout the church were interesting, and it had some beautiful architectural details.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed January 30, 2017

We stopped by on a Sunday morning and found the church in mid-service. It’s a beautiful, grand structure with incredible colour and artistry inside. Both the wooden designs and painted patterns were quite intricate and it was a pleasure to see. Glad to find the...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

There are major street works near the church when I came to visit. A small office had its door open, but it does not lead to the inside areas of the church. I took some pictures and hope to find it open before I leave...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed August 19, 2016

Awesome architecture, definitely worth checking out the cathedral, whether you are religious or not. Very pretty.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed March 26, 2016

The largest church in Cuenca - the exception being the Cathedral; however this is an old family church, with 4 services every Sunday and masses every morning! Often I go and sit in the back row and absorb the peaceful atmosphere, a place to reflect,...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed March 18, 2016

This church is a one that as mostly of wood which gives it an incredible charm. All the confessionals and religious icons are original and the floors have an old world creakiness.

Date of experience: March 2016
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