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The Company of Jesus Church

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Address: Plaza de Armas, Cusco, Peru
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+51 984 951 059
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Imposing construction

Imposing construction in the city of cusco the beauty of this construction on the outside and inside is very magnificent and beautiful

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 January 2017
danika u
Dubrovnik, Croatia
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Imposing construction in the city of cusco the beauty of this construction on the outside and inside is very magnificent and beautiful

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

I really enjoyed this Church. You can climb to the towers and take pictures of the Main Square of the city, listen the priests singing and appreciate the interesting portraits on the walls. A special thanks to Maria, that works there and has explained about the main altar.

Thank Gabriel B
Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

You can get a free audio guide when you enter the cathedral, which is very instructive. It covers a lot of details in the cathedral, in particular, Cusco school of paintings. I felt educational after the visit, understanding how south American cathedral adapts its setting to local tradition in order to be more easily accessible to and to convert local... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Impressive Altar, the tallest in Peru. Don't miss the view from the towers going up to the Choir, both sides are worth it.

Thank Hernan G
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

They charge admission and you can't take photos, even without flash. Ridiculous. We decided not to feed this beast.

Thank Opus73
Lima / Cusco
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

I have never visited anywhere so rich in history before. It was so beautiful and after learning more about it I appreciated it more. I would definitely recommend a tour guide to show you the sites of Cusco. We were only there a day passing through. I wish we would have had at least 3 days.

Thank Danene S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

I went here for Sunday mass during my recent visit to Cusco. A beautiful church to visit .The church is very centrally located in the main plaza

Thank curtip55
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

This is even better inside than out, which is saying something! The only drawback is not being allowed to photograph inside, but it is possible to buy postcards.

Thank Matthew W
Brentwood, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

This whole plaza was worth the visit, it is ringed by quite amazing buildings, the architecture was pristine considering the age. I did have a lot of trouble with the altitude, so needed to stop often, but there were benches placed around the plaza, so just took it easy.

Thank Lorraine T
colonial heights, virginia, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Incredibly serene, wonderful sense of Peruvian faith. Church was in full use during our visit, nice to know tourist attractions are still used by the normal people.

Thank Cynthia H

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