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Very inspirational

We visited this active church mid day and marveled at the fresco paintings surrounding the... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2017
Steve U
Quiet period for Spiritual Reflection

Beautiful church. In town during annual festival of Santa Librada, name of church and patron saint... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
Chaps4126
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Las Tablas, Panama
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

We visited this active church mid day and marveled at the fresco paintings surrounding the interior. The exterior has a wonderful bell tower, ample parking and does not reflect the beauty inside. Spiritual experience, totally reflects the Panama dedication to faith. This place is not...More

Thank Steve U
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful church. In town during annual festival of Santa Librada, name of church and patron saint of Las Tablas. Great church for quiet prayer or attend Catholic Mass. Located right in the town square.

Thank Chaps4126
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Sta LIbrada, the patron of los santos, uses this church as her home. Built by the spaniards in the 17th century, this church was built here as legend tells that sta librada returned to this part of town when her statue arrived from old spain....More

Thank lforest
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Iglesia Santa Librada is a great example of a Panamanian Catholic Church. The majority of Panamanians are Catholic and this is a living Church, not a museum. As is common in Central America, the church is on the town's central plaza. The building is open...More

Thank tjo50511
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Such a quaint church. Beautifully lit at night, old world architecture and of course right on the edge of the town square.

1  Thank TimR4444
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Beautiful golden altar. Great example of the artistry of the Criollan architecture in the interior of Panama. Santa Librada, the patroness saint of the town is considered very miracoulous and as many of our churches is dressed in real clothes.

Thank lluvia
Reviewed 2 February 2015

Since I live in Las Tablas, Panama I suppose that I ought to review more of the local attractions, particularly the Church that my wife and I attend. Iglesia Santa Librada is a Spanish Colonial style church, originally built by Spanish colonists in 1789. It...More

2  Thank jazzmann48
Reviewed 2 February 2015

It is quiet,mellow church with an average exterior however inside is more memorable. Too bad the original church burnt down in the 1950s but this present day one,won t let you down.

Thank mike w
Reviewed 10 July 2014

A very beautiful old style catholic church beside the square in village center.... Excellent and a great photo op.

1  Thank Barbiebear37
Reviewed 1 August 2013

The patron saint is Santa Librada, beutifully carved and with an interesting story, hurch is in the "Plaza" center of town.

2  Thank Dalila A
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