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Convento de San Bernardo

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  • Salta
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 07/23/2015

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Salta's oldest religious building served as a chapel first, then a hospital. Today it is home to a cloistered order of Carmelite nuns. The wooden rococo-style door, carved by indigenous craftsmen in 1762, contrasts markedly with the otherwise stark exterior of this 1625 structure.

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Caseros 73, Salta, Salta, 4400, Argentina

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Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Chapel open Mon.–Sat. 7 am–8:30 am, Sun. 8 am–10 am; Mass daily at 7:45 am.

Published 07/23/2015


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