Impressed with the interior with the Gold and the statues . Its not allowed to take photos. Good to visit.
About Iglesia de La Compania de Jesus
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This is a MUST visit if you are in Quito! Spectacular example of Spanish baroque architecture with no detail too small not to have been beautifully completed. The gold leaf is simply astounding. Quito was the religious center of the New World and the houses...More
This church is very impressive, mostly for the gold decor. It is a must, as a visit. Its best if you have a guide to explain the details. It is very ornamental. look out for the spiral staircases!
This church is a perfect reflection of the art that placed Quito so high. Don't miss the "hell paintwork" inside and the "well-endowed cherubin" on the outside, right in front of the main entrance.
We were excited to visit the Iglesia de La Compania, but when we arrived they were charging $5 for foreigners and $2.50 for Ecuadorians. Decided not to go in due to pricing.
We visited this Church in Quito and I can only say that my jaw literally dropped. The all gold trimming, the magnificent art, it’s history and then it’s an active and living Church. I’ve been to historic churches over the world, this is one of...More