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Iglesia Santuario de Monserrate, Bogota

Iglesia Santuario de Monserrate - Bogota, Colombia
Iglesia Santuario de Monserrate
Carrera 2 Este No. 21-48, Bogotá, ColombiaMap
Paseo Bolívar
+57 1 284 5700
Neighborhood: Downtown / Candelaria
Overview

This shrine is located at the top of the symbolic mountain of Cerro de Monserrate. It is of great importance to Bogotanos and a well-known place of pilgrimage. A sculpture of the Señor Caído, (Christ) sculpted by Pedro de Albarracín in the 17th century, stands inside the shrine. This image is highly venerated and people believe it to be the source of miracles. You can get to the top by funicular or by cable car.

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