Church in Comayagua


Comayagua's impressive cathedral is the largest colonial-era place of worship in Honduras. Built between 1685 and 1715, it's adorned with intricate wooden carvings and gold-plated altars. The cathedral's most intere…
Museum in Comayagua

Museo Regional de Arqueología

This fine museum is housed in a former presidential palace, which adds to its appeal. Inside you'll find some ancient Lenca artifacts, including a stela, polychrome ceramics, jade jewelry and petroglyphs. Descriptio…
Church in Comayagua

Iglesia La Merced

Comayagua’s first iglesia was La Merced. Building started in 1550; it was consecrated as a cathedral in 1561. The plaza out the front is very pretty.
Church in Comayagua

Nuestra Señora de la Caridad

The much remodeled Nuestra Señora de la Caridad was built at the end of the 16th century. The local indigenous community uses it as a place of worship.