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Suchitoto- steeped in a history that comes alive through the healing of arts. We stayed a week... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
eleanors227
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Simcoe, Canada
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Great cafe

Stayed here as part of a group tour. Room was quite spacious, sunny but bit noisy. Only cold shower... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
TomKaySyd
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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Suchitoto- steeped in a history that comes alive through the healing of arts. We stayed a week. Accommodations range from apartments, 4 person and two person rooms. An area to wash your own clothes and a line to hang it up. Only a cold water...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Stayed here as part of a group tour. Room was quite spacious, sunny but bit noisy. Only cold shower but in this weather that was fine. Enjoyed the local school band practising in garden and the breakfasts here. Would stay here again if I visited...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

Peggy O'Neill is an American Catholic nun who has devoted her life to improving the lives of young Salvadoreans. She runs a number of programs designed to give young people skills and interests and try and prevent them from joining gangs which are such a...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

This seems an important place in the community (during my visit there was a yoga class, some sort of eye screening, and what appeared to be a clinic for pregnant women), but not really much to see in terms of art. Worth a stop, nice...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank LMOverby
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Like other arts initiatives around the country, there are free classes for the local youth, and there is a variety of art made of various types of media on display as you walk around the interior courtyard; the current exhibition focuses on women and is...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is a great place that offers genuine insight into the culture of El Salvador. The rooms are very basic but will meet your short term needs. Some rooms share bathroom and shower with room adjacent. Very friendly and helpful staff. You can enjoy free...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank SocioKathy
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

It was great seeing a beautiful display on women's contributions to the world. Also seeing the art pieces from the students there was amazing. Without a doubt this center is making a positive impact on this community.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank L8901TOlucym
Reviewed 18 January 2016

A community center with an incredible mission and a tragic past. Make sure you find someone who can give you a short history of the center and of the surrounding area. If you have the opportunity to meet the sister who runs the center -...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank amarll19
Reviewed 23 December 2015

There is not much here for the visitor but they are trying to counter the domestic/political culture of violence in El Salvador. Visit to support their efforts

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank ArgoBoat
Reviewed 10 April 2015

It was recommended to us to visit the Centro Arte Para La Paz when we were there in 2014. The Sister who works there was unfortunately away the day we visited, but we still had a wonderful visit and learned much about El Salvador and...More

Date of experience: May 2014
2  Thank l0vemyt0wn
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