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Museo Palacio Arzobispal, Cusco
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At Museo Palacio Arzobispal, see the grand residential palace of the archbishop and the headquarters of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Lima. Built in a colonial Baroque style designed by prominent Polish-Peruvian architect Ricardo de Jaxa Malachowski, the structure features an imposing stone facade, topped with a statue of the Archdiocese's patron saint, Turibius of Mongrovejo. Pay special attention to the ornate cedar balconies over the main doors, from which the archbishop addresses the public. Take an audio tour--available in both English and Spanish--to see the ornate interior, complete with marble staircase and French stained glass windows. Use our Cusco tourist route planner to visit Museo Palacio Arzobispal on your trip to Cusco, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • A PLACE for remembrance, unmatched beauty, inspiring, romantic, beautiful in cusco, should visit it with camera in hand.
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  • Crafts jobs and the stone of the 12 angulos is its main attraction, also is variety of restaurants.
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  • nothing special... just a stone that if draw you profitability (as all in Cuzco) since a person disguised as Indian asks tips for photographing it.
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