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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  • Head the diocese building is now a museum. The building's interior courtyard and room doors are made of very was born. It was built as two separate blocks. Take pictures of the inside release.
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  • Very interesting street. We had a local young artist, Sebastian. Very interestingly told. Puma and a snake are depicted in the stone wall.  more »
  • It is the original wall of the Palace of an inca King, of the 1400 approx. draws attention to this still well preserved. the attraction is to find the stone of the 12 angulos, aunqeu is not so difficult as there are always alguein Universo a photo.
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