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Amazing the church was relocated

Due to silver being found on the site of the old San Cristobal, this church was relocated to where... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Rest stop at historic town

The town is historic as ig was relocated by a mining company from the other side of the mojntain... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Sydney, Australia
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25 Aug 2018
“Amazing the church was relocated”
20 Nov 2017
“Rest stop at historic town”
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Due to silver being found on the site of the old San Cristobal, this church was relocated to where the whole town is now located. It is a lovely stone 17th century church built by the Jesuits. Apparently the church prior to being moved had...More

Thank Sus1952
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

The town is historic as ig was relocated by a mining company from the other side of the mojntain and its church removed stone by stone. The houses are all new. The markets were camera shy. We stopped here for the toilet which is the...More

Thank AfricaEddie
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Not much to see here thankful for the rest stop. Be prepared to pay a small fee to use the bathroom.

Thank 121Gina
Reviewed 24 June 2017

The church originally located on the hill 5 km away is the only thing that survived from the old town. When silver was discovered, a Japanese company purchased the town relocating the church 5 km away & rebuilding the town. Built of stone the outside...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This church was closed and hard to photograph. However the bell towers are interesting . Worth a phase and take a photo nothing more .

Reviewed 18 March 2017

We were dropped pff for half an hour (more like 45 minutes) on the way back to San Pedro from Uyuni, while the driver went off to get something. We assumed it was a toilet break. We spotted this church and were quite taken by...More

Thank Selar R
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Located in Colcha , Departamento de Potosi, is a stone church built by the Jesuits in the XVII century.

Thank Rumpelstiltskin777
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Just a stop on the way. Nothing special. Taking into consideration that it is relocated from somewhere, it is interesting to drop by.

Thank BobBobGolden
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We visited this church on the way back from 3 day tour in Salar de Uyuni. The town was moved from site of mountain that having zinc mine and it was surprised that they moved every piece of brick and re-built as exactly it was...More

Thank HuyenL3
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Its an icon of this small little town. It is old and have important history. Most of us just see from the outside because we dont think it worth 15BOB to get inside!

Thank MayLeetha
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