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Visiting the historical part of Trujillo.

The church is located at the Plaza Mayor and was built during the first half of the 16th century... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hans G
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Santa Comba Dao, Portugal
the church of domination

this church together with the statue of Pizarro in front of it express the oppression and... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
r0landbrunner
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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 weeks ago
“Visiting the historical part of Trujillo.”
31 May 2018
“the church of domination”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The church is located at the Plaza Mayor and was built during the first half of the 16th century with some additions in the later part of the same century. The church incorporates some parts of a 14th century building who was damaged during the...More

Thank Hans G
Reviewed 1 June 2018

this church together with the statue of Pizarro in front of it express the oppression and exploitation that came from here and that is still celebrated. a sad story, but as it looks nobody here wants to deal with it.

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 25 October 2017

. This is the large church in the corner of the Plaza Mayor, with the statue of Francisco Pizarro in front of it. Some people believe that this is called the church of Santa Maria la Mayor, but it is San Martin. Built mainly between...More

Thank Turista-Inglesa
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I expected a big wow factor from this church but it didn't deliver unfortunately. It was really quite dark inside. They definitely need more lighting. I found it a little bland compared with other churches. Conveniently located on Plaza Mayor so you should check it...More

Thank AlanMerrins
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Well preserved church located at Plaza Mayor, Trujillo. You need to be able to go up steps. Peaceful ambiance with beautiful architecture.

Thank 27Ruben27
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Harmonious space. Admire the vaulting. Look for the 13th cent wooden sculpture of Our Lady of the Victory. Interessting Saint Jerome painted by Antonio Pereta a famous baroque painter on the left of the image of Our Lady of Carmel and the papal "bula" of...More

Thank Mabedui
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Book ends the Plaza Mayor, next to the Statue of Pizarro. Quite an impressive scale. Would be a must visit, if open.

Thank gastronaut_11
Reviewed 23 February 2016

The location of the Iglesia is right on the Plaza Major and is an imposing building over the plaza. The church is a nice example of a Spanish church with nice decoration.

Thank aodhanomaonaigh
Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

This church would be much more memorable if the lights were on! The side chapels were lit but the main over head chandelier and main alter were not lit, so over all it was very dark. I would be able to enjoy this more if...More

Thank Allie T
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