Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Lima

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Lima is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Lima a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Lima.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Lima:

  1. Iglesia Y Convento De San Francisco

    #1 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lima
    Iglesia Y Convento De San Francisco

    Tags: Church, Historical Site, Courtyard

    Address: Plaza San Francisco | Jiron Lampa y Ancash, Lima, Peru

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:45 pm Details

    This is a colonial convent church in the historical centre of Lima. In front of the church is a beautiful courtyard with exquisite tile-work. Inside the church are wooden carvings and old frescos. The...Read more

  2. Cathedral Of Lima

    #2 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lima
    Cathedral Of Lima

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Jiron Carabaya, Lima 15001, Peru

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This is a Roman Catholic Cathedral. It is situated right in the middle of the city, bordering the Mayor’s Plaza of Lima. The Church was one of the many structures that were damaged by an earthqu...Read more

  3. Monastery Of Santo Domingo

    #3 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lima
    Monastery Of Santo Domingo

    Tags: Church, Garden, Historical Site, Monastery

    Address: Jiron Camana 170 - Cercado de Lima, Lima,Peru

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This is a historical church that stands hidden in the old parts of Lima. It is a good place to visit if you are tired of the downtown hustle. The atmosphere is serene and apt for some tranquil contemp...Read more

  4. Pachacamac

    #4 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lima
    Pachacamac

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, River, Archaeological Site

    Address: Autopista Antigua Panamericana Sur km 31 |Close to Lurin, Lima 16, Peru

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The temple of Pachacamac is an archaeological ruin site 40 kilometres to the southeast of Lima. It’s situated in the valley of the Lurin River. Several temples and old buildings are spread out o...Read more

  5. San Isidro District

    #5 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lima
    San Isidro District

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Park

    Address: Av Paseo de Republica, Lima, Peru

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is an upscale district in Lima. Recently it has become the financial quarter of the town. Many businesses and banks have shifted their head offices from downtown Lima to here. The office blocks a...Read more

  6. Church And Sanctuary Of Saint Rose Of Lima

    #6 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lima
    Church And Sanctuary Of Saint Rose Of Lima

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Corner of Av. Tacna and Jr. Conde de Superunda, City Center, Lima

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This is a historical church in Lima. Saint Rose had dedicated her life to the poor and needy. She had turned her own house into a hospital. The church was built at the exact same place where she was b...Read more

  7. San Pedro Church

    #7 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lima
    San Pedro Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Jiron Azangaro, cuadra 4, Lima, Peru

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This is the Jesuit Order’s premier church in Peru. Many people say that it’s one of the finest buildings in the country. It is situated right in the centre of the city and is just walking ...Read more

  8. Museo De Arte

    #8 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lima
    Museo De Arte

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Museum, Educational Site

    Address: Paseo Colon 125, Parque de la Exposicion, Lima, Peru

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Museo de Arte Lima, popularly known as MALI, is one of the major museums of Peru. Spread over an area of 4,500 square meters, the museum was first opened in 1959 with the help of the members of the Bo...Read more

  9. Dedalo Market

    #9 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lima
    Dedalo Market

    Tags: Tourist Center, Market, Shopping Center, Arts And Crafts

    Address: Paseo Saenz Pena 295, Barranco, Lima, Peru

    Timings: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Dedalo Market is a popular shopping destination amongst the people of the City. It offers a wide range of shops selling high quality items. Here you can explore goods ranging from quality furniture to...Read more

  10. Iglesia De San Agustin

    #10 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lima
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    Tags: Church

    Timings: 09:00 am - 08:00 pm Details
  11. Iglesia De Las Nazarenas

    #11 of 11 Art and Cultural Attractions in Lima
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    Tags: Church

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