Iglesia de la Compania de Jesus - From Avenida A, Panama
Iglesia de la Compañía de Jesus stands in the heart of the historic district in Panama City, Panama. Built in 1621 by the Society of Jesus, the church is a fine example of wealth and political power in the Baroque style. Its iconic yellow facade is decorated with carvings, statues and symbols dedicated to the religious members of the order. The interior of the church is a sight to behold with its high vaulted ceilings, ornate golden carvings, and religious frescoes by Francisco Candelaria. The church is home to many religious lectures, events, and art exhibitions. It is also a popular spot for tourists seeking to marvel at its beautiful architecture.