Church and Convent of Our Lady of Mercy (Iglesia de La Merced), Cusco

4.6
Built in the mid 17th century, Church and Convent of Our Lady of Mercy (Iglesia de La Merced) reflects Cusco’s religious history. The Catholic church was built in an ornate Baroque style typical of churches of the time. Head inside to see the intricately sculpted altar and cloisters, as well as numerous examples of colonial carvings and paintings. The impressive baroque tower and facade deserve to be captured on film, so take a camera along. Discover how to plan a Cusco trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Create an itinerary including Church and Convent of Our Lady of Mercy (Iglesia de La Merced)
Church and Convent of Our Lady of Mercy (Iglesia de La Merced) Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
253 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • It was a unique experience to be inside and look at the religious items. The design and artistery were amazing. Not to be missed.  more »
  • I visited the museum, which is beautiful. The architecture, grounds and exhibits are all beautiful, especially the room with all the gold artifacts. Don't miss the library - it's amazing. It's not...  more »
Places to stay near Church and Convent of Our Lady of Mercy (Iglesia de La Merced)

Plan your trip to Cusco

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Cusco

See all ›
4.7
Duration:3 h
4.8
Duration:3 h
4.7
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.6
Duration:30 min

Hidden gems in Cusco

4.4
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.3
Duration:1 h
4.7
Duration:2 h 30 min
5.0
Duration:8 h

Side trips from Cusco

4.6
Duration:2 h 30 min
4.6
Duration:4 h
5.0
Duration:4 h

Museums in Cusco

See all ›
3.8
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.4
Duration:1 h 30 min
5.0
Duration:2 h 30 min

Shopping in Cusco

See all ›
4.2
Duration:2 h 30 min
4.5
Duration:30 min
5.0
Duration:2 h 30 min
5.0
Duration:2 h 30 min

Nearby attractions in Cusco

4.9
Duration:2 h 30 min
4.5
Duration:2 h
3.7
Duration:2 h 30 min
4.7
Duration:4 h
4.4
Duration:2 h 30 min
5.0
Duration:4 h