Iglesia de San Bernardo
La Capilla de Nuestra Señora de Jerusalén
This church is a little-known Potosí gem. Originally built as a humble chapel in honor of the Virgen de Candelaria, it was rebuilt more...
Iglesia de San Lorenzo de Carangas
The ornate mestizo baroque portal of this church is probably one of the most photographed subjects in Bolivia. It was carved in stone by...
Museo & Convento de Santa Teresa
The fascinating Santa Teresa Convent was founded in 1685 and is still home to a small community of Carmelite nuns who have restored the...
La Casona Pub
This atmospheric pub is tucked away in the historic 1775 home of the royal envoy sent to administer the mint. It’s a friendly watering...
Stalls in the comedor (dining hall) serve inexpensive breakfasts of bread, pastries and coffee. Downstairs there are some excellent...
Plaza del Estudiante · interesting places nearby
Iglesia de San Bernardo information
The former church and convent of Iglesia de San Bernardo is most notable for its spectacular facade of un-dressed boulders. The cavernous interior now houses a Spanish-sponsored school of art restoration.