We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

San Pedro Church (Iglesia de San Pedro)

Share
Book In Advance
249
All photos (249)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“catacombs”(13 reviews)
“history”(14 reviews)
About
Built by the Jesuits in 1638, this ornate church features baroque altars decorated in gold leaf, several colonial paintings and La Abuelita, the oldest bell in Peru.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
As featured in Touring Lima
Contact
Jiron Azangaro, cuadra 4, Lima, Peru
Website
+51 1 4283017
Call
Ways to Experience San Pedro Church (Iglesia de San Pedro)
from US$40.00
More Info
from US$56.00
More Info
from US$34.00
More Info
Reviews (434)
Filter reviews
98 results
Traveller rating
51
36
10
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
51
36
10
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews colonial architecture catacombs history jesuit torre mass woodwork pray priest soles artifacts
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 98 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With limited time, I chose to visit this church. The church is lovely, in the center of town with interesting architecture especially with the use of wood. The inside woodwork was stunning along with the frescos and originally written hymns, but the disappointment lied in...More

Thank Lori D
Reviewed 29 September 2018

The architecture and construction of the church is flawless. The beauty of the construction and it's location is well placed and pleasing to the eye all the way around. Loved it!

Thank Marla G
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Just love seeing these beautiful churches. So much history to see and enjoy. Take some time to enjoy it

Thank Maggie O
Reviewed 27 September 2018

colonial architecture. plenty of pews to sit and pray and give thanks to our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 10 September 2018

I am not the fan of churches or priests or whatsoever, but don't miss to visit this church as its architecture and its interior are breattaking.

Thank RolfG455
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Our guide was wonderful- this church was built to be defiant with three doors facing the street. It was built with the hopes the church would recognize it as a cathedral and let the priests stay in that area. A must see when visiting Lima....More

Thank vicskitchn
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Beautiful church with a euro feel to it in a way. Loved the interior with fantastic architecture. Many good photos were taken here and glad that I stopped in to check it out. A lot of people were here when I was, so it was...More

Thank Curtez151
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The Friday night Mass was very welcoming and beautifully done. Beautiful, spiritual place and event. I stepped in with my Goddaughter and unexpectedly found the Mass. It was a great experience together.

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Nice cathedral, o entrance fees and was covered during our city tour. It is one the landmarks of Lima and definitely worth visiting

Thank Kalindi D
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Very neat church and catacombs. Delightful English speaking guide for free. Very beautiful and historical church.

Thank Darien45
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 246 nearby hotels
Hilton Garden Inn Lima Surco
121 reviews
.91 miles away
El Polo Apart Hotel & Suites
124 reviews
.92 miles away
Casabarco Lima
1 review
1.04 miles away
Casabarco Hostal Punta Hermosa
41 reviews
1.84 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3,206 nearby restaurants
Hanzo Japanese Cuisine
280 reviews
.32 miles away
La Folie
198 reviews
.34 miles away
Pescados Capitales
49 reviews
.38 miles away
La Confiteria
25 reviews
.27 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 958 nearby attractions
Museo Oro del Peru
839 reviews
.73 miles away
Go Lima Trip
14 reviews
.41 miles away
Amarige Spa
9 reviews
.75 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from San Pedro Church (Iglesia de San Pedro) staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines