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 sightseeing planner to arrange your visit to Museo Palacio Arzobispal and other attractions in Cusco.
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  • Although not enter the Palace Museum, if these in Cusco is essential to move up there to photograph with the stone of the 12 angulos which forms part of the facade of the Palace.
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  • The museum (which is accessed free of charge if you purchased the convenient “boleto del Circuito religioso”, which also includes the Cathedral and the church of San Blas) is actually constituted by b...  more »
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