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The North Coast and Northern Highlands Sights

Monasterio El Carmen

Updated 09/10/2012

Fodor's Review

Still used as a nunnery, this handsome monastery, built in 1725, is regarded as the city's finest example of colonial art. It has five elaborate altars and some fine floral frescos. Next door is a museum, the Pinacoteca Carmelita, with religious works from the 17th and 18th centuries and an interesting exhibition on restoration techniques.

Sight Information

Address:

Av. Colón at Av. Bolívar, Trujillo, Peru

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Phone:

044-233–091

Sight Details:

  • S/3
  • Mon.–Sat. 9–1

Updated 09/10/2012

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