Calle Esperanza 318, Miraflores, Lima 15074 English: +1 818 252-8328 Español: +51 1 240-7316


7 Jun

Monastery of San Francisco (Catacomb)

The monastery is the head of the Franciscan order in Peru. The church dates back to 1774 and is world famous. There is a famous library and catacomb. The most visited by tourists will be the catacomb. The catacomb has over 25,000 bodies. In the seventeenth and eighteenth century, it is used as a burial ground to prevent the spread of diseases. It is eventually closed in 1821.

Cost of Admission

Public: S / 15.00
Students: S / 8.00
Children: S / 3.00

Guided tour are available in English and Spanish.

Church schedule

from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m.
from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Address: Jr. Ancash with Jr. Lampa


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