Portfolio Category: Architecture

San Juan Bautista Church

The church and the Juan de Salinas central Park are two attractions that form an unequaled  architectural ensemble. The Church of Sangolquí is a building dating back to early last century. Standing out its harmonious facade, columns and tympanum, typical of Greek architecture with turrets and vaulted niches of  Roman cut. Next to it is…
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Juan de Salinas Central Park

The centennial houses with beautiful and colorful details on their facades, are part of Juan de Salinas Central Park . In the center of the park is the  stone fountain that  throughout the colony was there  as a  silent witness of  our history, in the Plaza Grande in Quito. Valid merits for the National Institute…
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Señor de los Puentes Church

Church built around the year 1950 with the generous contribution and hard effort of the families of the surroundings of San Rafael and Capelo. The names of the families are engraved in its imposing front door. The Municipal government of Rumiñahui and FONSAL returned the splendor and beauty to this temple of the Catholic faith,…
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Mausoleom of the national hero Juan de Salinas

The crypt of the hero Colonel Juan de Salinas is facing one side of the Church of Sangolquí, in the center of the city. Here lie the ashes of the favorite son of this land. His name is part of national history as protagonist of the First Cry of Independence, gestated on August 10, 1809.…
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