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Reviewed 3 days ago

Don’t let the outside fool you. Inside is a work of art. When the sun is shining just right the windows look beautiful. This is not your usual church. The whole setup is very Avant-garde. There are some interesting pieces or religious art. There is...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 23 August 2019 via mobile

This was unexpected. The outside was unassuming. Well there were four bullet holes in the door but other than that!!! Our tour guide (Eduardo form salvadoreña tours) was amazing and insightful. The abstract art was crazy and thoughtful. You have to see this place

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Walter M
Reviewed 24 July 2019 via mobile

Take an Uber to the Plaza de Libertad and definitely pay the 1.50 per person to see. The inside is beautiful with the natural light and read about the history. You can still see bullet holes in the facade from the massacre in late 70s.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank DonJefe18
Reviewed 12 July 2019

Not much to see from the outside. But don't be fooled. Step inside and you will be amazed by how beautiful and artistic and exceptional this church is. Take in the awesome stained glass, the artwork and the sculptures. My words would do a poor...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank akhter C
Reviewed 15 June 2019 via mobile

Definitely you should not judge the outside appearance because the beauty of the inside is absolutely amazing!!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Julias210
Reviewed 20 May 2019

I have heard some nice things about this church before deciding to visit it. What kept me from visiting was the fear of going by foot to a place in the city center, as the city has some issues with security, but i was gladly...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank luiscanelo
Reviewed 29 April 2019

It's doesn't look much from outside. But once inside you'll appreciate what the architects of this church have created. The design allows light and fresh air to pass through the walls and ceiling, creating what I can only describe as being one of the most...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Brian H
Reviewed 26 April 2019

Beautiful, unusual church. See it in the morning or evening sun, as part of your walking tour of the centre

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank tjknight61
Reviewed 23 April 2019 via mobile

I have never been so impressed by the design and thought put into this building. The entrance is around the side. The lighting comes via the crystal in the twenty rows of stepped window and whilst you are in the church you are reminded that...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank tiagodcr
Reviewed 18 April 2019

Special arc shape design by the architect Ruben Martinez that catches the exterior light very nicely, especially early morning and late afternoon. Do not forget to visit the Via Crussis at the back of the church that consists of a beautiful collection of sculptures made...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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