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Archbishops Palace

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Address: Plaza de Armas | Plaza Mayor de Lima, Lima, Peru
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+51 1 4275790
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Nice Palace for Archbishops

We took this in as the combination tickets which covered this place as well. But it was very interesting and there were lots of paintings and history there.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We took this in as the combination tickets which covered this place as well. But it was very interesting and there were lots of paintings and history there.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I bought the ticket that combined with the neighboring cathedral for a total of 30 soles, which was much more expensive than nearby attractions while offering less. The lower floor of the palace is devoted to rotating exhibits. When I visited, each room involved themes, such as the annunciation or particular saints. The upper floor was devoted to furnishing, which... More 

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Toronto
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I never knew that those dark wood features sticking out were called 'Moorish balconies'...but you learn something ever day.

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Waunakee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful site to see the Archbishops Palace and looking into some very special works of art to the daily living of an Archbishop. Beautiful and sometime breathless. Everything is well kept and worth a visit.

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Santa Fe, Argentina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

A visit to Lima would not be complete without a visit to the Archbishops Palace. The building is beautifull and very well kept. It exhibits colonial religeous art at a great level. The museum exhibits are quite well organized. There is enough information to just walk by yourself without waiting for a guide. Please, be advised to buy JOINED tickets... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

If you've not see the Moorish balconies of the archbishop's palace, you haven't seen anything! Strolling around the Plaza gives one a real feel to old Lima. It can be crowded, so take care for your valuables. But do go and take lots of pics.

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Thank dcr1837
Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Such grace and glory in this structure.....amazed by its beauty...another point of interest for the budding architect.

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Surrey, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

beautiful old architecture from 1500s, well worth the visit. Next to cathdral in Plaza de Armas. A busy area for tourists. Wonderful balconies and architecture. Great area for pictures. So much to see at every turn.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

You can see the Palace from the Plaza de Armas next to the Cathedral. Its nice inside, but the pretty area is the beautiful building from the outside

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Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

This place is amazing and well worth a view. The entry is the best part of this place. Very photogenic little home. It is amazing to see how the church took care of it's leaders. This place is an amazing display of wealth and power.

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