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Archbishops Palace

Plaza de Armas, Lima, Peru
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Ranked #72 of 134 Attractions in Lima
Type: Architectural Buildings
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English first
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113 reviews 113 reviews
40 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Here you will be able to enjoy the old Hispanic architecture, seeing fonts, buildings and churches. As well you will experience some Lima lifestyle with daily movement of people and some artisan selling paintings and handicraft stuff.

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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

We bought the combination ticket to the Archbishop's Palace and the Cathedral next door, which seemed very expensive to me. In retrospect, I would have skipped the Palace and just gone directly to the Cathedral. After seeing the furniture, marble and chandeliers, we left feeling that the church should have spent the money on the poor, rather than allowing the... More

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Morris Plains, New Jersey
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61 reviews 61 reviews
19 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

We really learned a lot. Christian the tour guide was wonderful. But after a few monasteries and churches, it got to be repetitive.

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Kitchener, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Once the head of The Catholic Church for all of South America, opulent decorum is impressive with shrines to past archbishops with gold, sculpture and artwork. The private study was of special interest with the opening of the private residence is recent and a way to raise revenue for the church. It"s a little pricey to get in but worth... More

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