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Iglesia El Rosario

6a Avenida | Parque Libertad, San Salvador, El Salvador
+503 2222 2171
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“stained glass” (31 reviews)
“modern church” (6 reviews)
“sunny day” (7 reviews)
6a Avenida | Parque Libertad, San Salvador, El Salvador
+503 2222 2171
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The facility is a gem surrounded currently by unsightly construction as the old city gets a makeover. Don't let the construction walls and torn-up streets slow you down ... take a stroll through this unique church. The ceiling is something to behold. Take a seat,...More

Thank PinUpBoy
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

When I first visited this place I was surprised with all the history of Mayan people, if you want to learn more hire a local guide who will tell you more about the place

Thank SamuelValle
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Unique use of the sunshine and stained glass. Well done interpretation of the stations of the cross. An important part of the Salvadoran struggle make this not only a meaningful visit for the faithful or those interested in the design but also for those interested...More

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We've been to the Vatican. We've seen Michelangelo's David. I know it sounds crazy, but this church certainly evoked similar reactions. Perhaps because it's juxtaposed against the typical urban decay of a city like San Salvador, but entering through the metal, bullet-ridden gates and into...More

1  Thank kevinfN5231EU
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

When you see it from the outside, it looks like a building in construction, mistreated by time and natural disasters. Once you get inside and appreciate the art work and creativity, it's clear that you're in a unique place in the world. All details, created...More

Thank D O
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely add this to your list! It is beautiful and I learned so much. I highly recommend visiting.

1  Thank Amber A
Reviewed 13 July 2017

During my trip to Central America I was not excited to see yet another church after visiting a couple of dozen, especially a gray concrete 'Brutalist' 1970's looking pile. Believe me, it's much nicer inside. Pretty stained glass windows and other artistic details.

Thank buddmar
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This is a must see when visiting San Salvador. Not much to look at on the outside but the interior is wonderful.

Thank DowningB
Reviewed 24 June 2017

I was amazed when I stepped into this church - would have never believed it from the outside. The sunlight was streaming in through the stain glassed creating a beautiful sight.

Thank SirenitaJudy
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Take EC free (tip only) city walking tour and visit La Iglesia El Rosario along with many other San Salvador sites

Thank barjoja
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