Christ of the Mercy

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Jesus of the Mercy
Christ of the Mercy statue, San Juan del Sur.jpg
Christ of Mercy statue overlooking San Juan del Sur
Nearest citySan Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
Coordinates11°15′43″N 85°52′54″W / 11.26194°N 85.88167°W / 11.26194; -85.88167Coordinates: 11°15′43″N 85°52′54″W / 11.26194°N 85.88167°W / 11.26194; -85.88167
EstablishedDedicated April 12, 2009

The Christ of the Mercy is a colossal statue of Jesus Christ in the city of San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua, to a height of 134 m. The statue is located highly above the northernmost seawall in the bay of San Juan. At the foot of the statue is a small chapel. Information Inside the chapel provides the full name of the work in Spanish along with text dating the construction to 2009. As of January 2017, the entrance fee is $2 for foreigners and $1 for Nicaraguan nationals.

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