Birthplace of St. Laura

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Jericó

Religious pilgrimage and Antioquian tradition.

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Entering the house where Holy Mother Laura Montoya Upegui was born on May 26, 1874 is an unforgettable experience for thousands of believers. They travel to Jericó to follow in the footsteps of this educator and religious figure who worked for indigenous communities in the Urabá jungle. Here you can see, among other things, the baptismal front in which she was baptized and several family pictures.

NEARBY ATTRACTIONS AND ACTIVITIES

On the itinerary in Jericó: visiting the house where Saint Laura Montoya Upegui was born and learning how traditional Antioquia carrieles are made.