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Church of San Felipe Neri (Oratorio de San Felipe de Neri)

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All reviews ring the doorbell beautiful building knock on the door small plaque self guided sunday mass white city worth a visit roof courtyard 15bs nicholas school cloisters photos museo architecture
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We arrived mid afternoon to see the church and found it deserted with some construction work going on. The door had no sign on it with opening times and no sign to say we had to knock. We left in the end feeling fairly disappointed.

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Reviewed 17 July 2018

This hisorical churh and building is lovely. It's best to go in the afternoon after school is finished for the day and take in the views from the roof top of the city.

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent church with a very picturesque courtyard and fabulous views of the ‘white city’ from the roof. The highest you can go is one of the two bell towers. Entry was 15 Bolivianos but I think this varies. Self guided.

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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful views of Sucre, very neat rooftop area. I also walked around and looked through the class room windows which was cool to see "school life" in Sucre

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Visited this place with my wife who’s from Sucre and ot was an unforgettable experience. The rooftop is amazing and you can see the whole Sucre from there.

Thank LuisPC88
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This hidden gem was one of my favorite activities in Sucre. If you want spectacular views of the "white city" this is the place! It is a little tricky to get to. It is open after 2 pm on most days. To get in, if...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Amazing views from the mirador at the top. The church itself is small and quaint. A nice place to visit if you have a spare hour or so.

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

There's no printed guide, so it was nice to go with a teacher from my language school. There a great views from the roof, and interesting paintings of the early fathers, and a very Bolivian Last Supper, with Guinea Pig as the featured dish.

Thank James M
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

I asked to a vendor at the corner, and she told me that you have to enter through the school next to the church and it is available only from 3pm. I couldn't enter coz of my schedule.

Thank Gorostiagaj
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing and the views are stunning from the top. As previous people have mentioned you can only attend after 2.30pm as it is a functioning school. The entrance is on Calle Nicholas Ortiz. Pay 15BoBs upon entry and then head up to...More

1  Thank DavidGoddard91
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