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Monumento a Los Heroes, Valparaiso

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See a grand and touching tribute to those who fought and lost their lives in the War of the Pacific at Monumento a Los Heroes. Inaugurated in 1886, the memorial houses the remains of Captain Arturo Prat, a celebrated navy officer and one of Chile's national heroes. The white plinths and black statues neatly contrast one another, creating an arresting visual effect and drawing attention to the sacrifices of soldiers who perished during one of the most dramatic periods in South American history. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Monumento a Los Heroes and many more Valparaiso attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Valparaiso trip itinerary builder.
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  • Very nice, worth knowing, especially knowing about the history of Chile, enjoy the ride by Plaza Sotomayor
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  • Monumento de Los Heroes is beautiful in itself and is also located in an interesting plaza. A good chance to take a photo with a naval officer too  more »
  • The Monumento a Los Heroes is featured in the tumultuous Center of Valparaiso. Good location for pictures in region where not much to see.
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  • Beautiful monument with great architecture. It is currently under renovation. If you come here at 6pm you can see them lowering the flag.
  • Monumento bem cuidado, vale passar e ver.
  • classical monument of valparaiso in honor of the heroes of iquique, niches of Arturo Prat, Condell, Serrano and village houses
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  • Nice place. Pity that is difficult to stop enter to see the tombs of our heroes national.
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  • Very nice place. To its surroundings several restaurants
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