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Address: Final Calle Toluca y Avenida Rocio | Colonia Miramonte, San Salvador, El Salvador
Phone Number: +503 2261 1286
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This was the hospital where Archbishop Oscar Romero took up humble...

This was the hospital where Archbishop Oscar Romero took up humble residence, and conducted services in the chapel. He was assassinated here.

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Even if you are not a religiousperson, this place has something special. You can feel the spirit of Monseñor Romero and what this place mean to Salvadorean people and its history... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 17, 2016
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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Even if you are not a religiousperson, this place has something special. You can feel the spirit of Monseñor Romero and what this place mean to Salvadorean people and its history. Not visiting this place make meaningless your stay in El Salvador.

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Old Bridge, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 3, 2016

in this place far from downtown san salvador, is where Monsignor Romero lived and was shoot. in his house the nuns are keeping the relics.

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Pawtucket, Rhode Island
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2016

The site of Archbishop Romero's assassination and his nearby home is an important destination for anyone who seeks to understand El Salvador.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

very important historical site where Archbishop Romero lived and was killed. Very nice informative nun available to guide.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2015

It was in this small community that Romero lived and where, as he said mass, he was assassinated. It is chilling to think of the audacity that would allow a car to drive up to the front doors of this chapel and shoot the priest, but it puts into perspective the threat that Romero had come to exemplify for the... More 

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Burnaby, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2015

To see how this man of God lived and died and to be so close. It was truly a spiritual experience. A must for any tourist visiting El Salvador.

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Astana, Kazakhstan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2015

This is the place where Archbishop Romero was murdered. Its a very modern building and has an exceptional via crucis inside.

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Santa Ana, El Salvador
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 16, 2015

One of my favorite places in El Salvador. I love the chapel. Very beautiful in a simple way and the spirit of Archbishop Romero is still present. The museum in his living quarters is also very interesting. Again simple yet moving.

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Shepherdstown, West Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 10, 2015

This hospital is located next door to the church where Oscar Romero was assassinated. He loved to visit the terminally ill patients. The Sisters were available to show us his Casita and were very kind.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2015

We went here as part of a trip specifically to lean more about the archbishop. The sisters have done nice job in keeping the property peaceful and giving the visitor a real sense of how Oscar Romero lived. The chapel was moving. Really a must see.

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