San Blas Church, Cuzco

On the little square in the San Blas neighborhood of Cusco is the Iglesia de San Blas, a simple adobe church with one of the jewels of colonial art in the Americas.

The pulpit of San Blas, arguably Latin America's most ornate, is an intricately carved 17th-century cedar pulpit hewn from a single tree trunk and dominated by the triumphant figure of Christ.


Quick Facts on San Blas Church

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Names:San Blas Church
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Coordinates:13.514875° S, 71.974413° W
Address:Cuzco, Peru
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  1. Frommer's Peru, 2nd edition.

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South side of San Blas Church on the square. © Jack
Front of San Blas Church. © Jack

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