Casona de San Marcos, Lima

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  • The cultural center has a good collection of Peruvian art from fabrics paracas, indigenous painting, painting of the independent, abstraction, contemporary sculptures among others.
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  • Beautiful building in which guided tours are available to learn about its history. The courtyards are very nice and are offered in the very interesting exhibitions (it is worth to go with time to stop and visit them).
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  • It is a place steeped in history, its walls are of a very ancient period where the first University of the Americas, was without a doubt a place to visit, today converted into a cultural centre offers numerous options for visitors and has guided Especially for young people of lima an option for many disciplines, with a good level and even the official choir of the University which has a long and ancient history in the annals of the University. The chapel of toledo, entered many colonial enclosures maintained at all your vending machine. don't you visit.
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  • A super nice place with constructions colonial arquetecnicas san very well preserved its time frames cazona
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  • The Casona de San Marcos is the historical seat of the Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos. Besides being a building of high importance for San Marcos, is it also for Peru, since it hosted important events of national history, remember that it is even the only University venue in the world in which "the birth of a plotted" Republic. Today it is a Museum of traditional and contemporary art, the University community and important piece of identity nated meeting space.
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  • Excellent guided tour for only 5 soles. Worth it!
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  • Very nice place. Very good place. I recommend going to this place. I am Peruvian and I San marquiño had never gone. And I regret it. Visit it, will love
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  • Beautiful! House that contains many arts, above all in the dance
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