Monastery of saint Catherine of Siena

Monastery of saint Catherine of Siena

Monastery of saint Catherine of Siena
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Ajsorro
139 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2018 • Solo
A comprehensive museum of how monastic life is. Some great art and historical exhibits in this beautiful old building
Written December 18, 2018
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Sixonthego_50
Winnetka, IL501 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2018 • Couples
We did this on a rainy day. It is a good filler if you are doing many of the more strenuous hikes around the city. It was our day off activity and we liked it.
Written May 13, 2018
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Debbie B
Lincolnshire, IL14 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2017 • Friends
This monastery shows how nuns lived in the 17th century. Inexpensive at S. 8.00 and worth the time. Beautiful artwork in one of the rooms.
Written August 19, 2017
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Ann L
Bristol, UK852 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2019 • Solo
I found this place quite by accident and it was really interesting and it is quite easy to miss the ticket office

It is an informative museum and has things in Spanish and English which is always useful
Written March 12, 2019
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Amanda R
Swindon, UK279 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2019 • Couples
Just tucked doen arquipa street. Great museum with models of nuns showing the way of life in a monastry. Some beautiful rooms and paintings. It is still used to this day as a monastery.8 soles to get in and if you are a student tack id with you its half price.
Written February 7, 2019
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Isa K
The Hague, The Netherlands75 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2015 • Solo
The entrance costs is S. /8.00 and it's wellworthed! There you can see how the nuns used to live. The second floor I found more beautiful. There are some beautiful paintings. Pictures are not allowed.
Written December 2, 2015
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kitsou
Montreal284 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2015 • Friends
This museum came as a package with the Museum of the Sun. It was a pleasant surprise for what it revealed about the lives of nuns. The collection within the walls of an active nunnery, were extensive and very well documented. The painted frescoes were a rare treat.
Written March 27, 2015
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RodMcLeod
San Francisco, CA989 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2014 • Couples
This "monastery" is really a nunnery. Founded by a rich widow, the site provides a view into how novitiates and young nuns lived in the 17th century. The site is also interesting because it is founded on the ancient Aqllawasi, the compound in which noble Incan women lived and devoted their lives to the Incan gods. The young Aqllas were obliged to remain unmarried and were forbidden contact with men.
Written March 16, 2014
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