Santa Catalina Convent and Museum Cuzco, Peru

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The Monasterio y Museo de Arte de Santa Catalina was built between 1601 and 1610 over the ruins of the ancient Acllawasi, the "House of the Sun Virgins." It has fine frescoes and a

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319252
Names
Santa Catalina Convent and Museum
Coordinates
13.517780° S, 71.977143° W

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Santa Catalina Convent and Museum (Cuzco, Peru)
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Holly Hayes
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March 21, 2015