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Iglesia Santo Domingo

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The 1548 Iglesia Santo Domingo is now a national monument. The first bells ringing out Peru's independence from the Spanish after the Battle of Ayacucho were sounded from here. The church's facade features Churrigueresque architectural elements, a style of baroque Spanish architecture popular in the 16th century, while the interior is coated in pan de oro (gold leaf).

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  • Address: 9 de Diciembre y Bellido, 2nd block Ayacucho | Map It
  • Phone: No phone
  • Cost: Free
  • Hours: Mass time 6:30 pm-7:30 pm
  • Location: Ayacucho
Updated: 11-29-2012

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