Arco Parabolico, Tacna

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In center of the city, Arco Parabolico is a monument raised in honor of the soldiers who serving the country during the War of the Pacific. Inaugurated in 1959, this stone memorial features two Peruvian war heroes, standing at attention on either side of the arch. Snap a few quick photos here, then explore the surrounding neighborhood. Put Arco Parabolico on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Tacna vacation builder.
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  • August 4, 2017
    Nice place to walk and filled with lots of history and patriotism. Around this the walk civic and there is usually enough staff for the
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  • August 3, 2017
    This arch is a symbol of Tacna. Place where you can take pictures and feel patriotic. Many people go.
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  • July 19, 2017
    Very well maintained, and all the place clean of garbage and odors, at night very well illuminated looks. Good level of security.
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  • June 29, 2017
    A beautiful structure that has attractive statues of Miguel Grau and Francisco Bolognesi, two national heroes, for their outstanding participation during the war of the Pacific in their bases.
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  • July 26, 2017
    Nice tribute to the heroes of the brother country Peru, as Chilean felt much respect to be in that place
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  • March 17, 2017
    A beautiful structure that has attractive statues of Miguel Grau and Francisco Bolognesi, two national heroes, for their outstanding participation during the war of the Pacific in their bases.
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  • April 4, 2017
    Step forced by any traveller going to Tacna, statues of Grau and Bolognesi, martial postage are. Example of patriotism and delivery
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  • April 15, 2017
    Beautiful work, not to be missed if you visit Tacna. It is recommended to take a snapshot with local photographers.
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