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La Compania church in Quito Ecuador Pichincha
La Compania church


 

Santo Domingo church in Quito Ecuador Pichincha
Santo Domingo church

La Catedral church in Quito Pichincha Ecuador
Cathedral church

La Merced church

La Merced church in Quito Ecuador

The original structure was also built in the 16th century; but it was modified and reconstructed in the 18th century to repair damages made by several earthquakes. In the set, including the monastery, outstands the tower with it's steeple formed by seven bells figuring the music scale. The bell in the middle, so called “Nuestra Madre”, is fused in gold, silver, brass and zinc, and was inaugurated in september 1789.

San Francisco church in Quito Pichincha Ecuador
San Francisco church

Guapulo church in Quito Pichincha Ecuador
Guapulo church
 

La Basilica church in Quito Pichincha Ecuador
La Basilica church

El Sagrario church in Quito Pichincha Ecuador
El Sagrario church

San Agustin church in Quito Pichincha Ecuador
San Agustin church

Carmen Alto monasteries in Quito Pichincha Ecuador
Carmen Alto monastery

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Quito Santo Domingo church  

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