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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Plaza San Francisco | Jiron Lampa y Ancash, Lima, Peru
09:30 am - 05:45 pm
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 lights are dim and the air is cold. Guides will take you through the history and the mythology of the region, as they lead you from one artwork to an...
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Jiron Carabaya, Lima 15001, Peru
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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 earthquake in the mid-eighteenth century. A lot of it has been rebuilt and very similarly so. It retains the Spanish colonial structure and the facade. This ...
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Jiron Camana 170 - Cercado de Lima, Lima,Peru
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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 contemplation. The 17th century murals look mysterious and transport you to the time they were made during. From the top floor you can get a panoramic view o...
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Av Paseo de Republica, Lima, Peru
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 are modern and the infrastructure, top-class. The place is 109 metres above the sea level and covers an area of about 10 square kilometres. San Isidro ...
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Jiron Azangaro, cuadra 4, Lima, Peru
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
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 distance away from all the other important sites. The altars and chapels are richly ornamented. The interior is full of paintings and sculptures that ...
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Autopista Antigua Panamericana Sur km 31 |Close to Lurin, Lima 16, Peru
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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 over a huge area. To date more than 17 pyramids have been discovered. This is regarded as one of the lost cities of Gold. When you walk through these r...
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Corner of Av. Tacna and Jr. Conde de Superunda, City Center, Lima
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
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 born. It contains a number of impressive carvings, paintings and altars. The wooden choir seats are the oldest in Lima. But they are very well-maintain...
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Paseo Colon 125, Parque de la Exposicion, Lima, Peru
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
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 Board of Arts. It aimed at promoting child performers. The Museum now has grown to house exceptional art collections and also provides several courses a...
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Paseo Saenz Pena 295, Barranco, Lima, Peru
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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 beautiful jewellery, all made by Peruvian designers and artisans. This Market is also famous for its wide array of home appliances and decorative pot...