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Chapel of Christ the Savior (Capilla de Cristo)

Calle del Cristo | Next to Pigeon's Park by the City Wall, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-722-0861
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A small 18th-century chapel with a fascinating history.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pigeon park” (31 reviews)
“de las” (9 reviews)
“silver altar” (4 reviews)
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Calle del Cristo | Next to Pigeon's Park by the City Wall, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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+1 787-722-0861
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Found this while wandering around old San Juan. Commemorates someone living through a fall (though there are other stories so no one really knows LOL). Volunteers sell some religious items here to help raise money

Thank AnnNJ2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quaint little chapel located on the edge of Old Town by the water. Nice to pop in while you are in the area. Beware of all the pigeons armed and ready.

Thank Kathy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gorgeous, historic, recently renovated. Stop by and enjoy a few minutes of silence and history! It's just steps from the hustle and bustle so it is an easy visit.

Thank Gringo-in-Paradise
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There really is not much to see but what you see is free! Old San Juan is the part of Puerto Rico's capital city where you can shop, dine, drink, or take in art, history and culture,. "La Capilla del Cristo" is in the latter...More

Thank Cyreese
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This a good spot for pictures and takes you back towards the port area or up the streets towards the castle and plazas and shops

Thank Edgard B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It makes for a good background picture, these a park next to it where you can feed the pigeons. After 20 minnutes I was ready to go.

Thank widelyne b
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I visited on Sunday, July 2, 2017. It was interesting to look at from the outside, but that's as far as we got. There was no access to view further.

Thank dmastorovich
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The Chapel of Christ the Savior combines local folk history with legend. It is a nicely kept small chapel with a lovely folklore background.

Thank jorgecoloncssr
Reviewed 7 July 2017

There isn't much to actually see here. Looking at one of these pictures pretty much shows you everything, but it was a cool little place we ran into at the end of a road that was blocked off and looking like a party was about...More

Thank Frank D
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Passed this as we were on our walking food tour after we were done with our tour we knew we wanted to back and see this and its so beautiful inside its definitely a must see if your walking around Old San Juan.

Thank Wendy C
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