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Archbishops Palace

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right next to the Cathedral of Lima is where the Archbishop lived. Beautiful museum fully restored and kept up. Awesome to see how they lived. A must see !. When you buy the ticket for the Cathedral buy the ticket for this museum as well.

Thank Andreas M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An amazin collection of paintings, sculpture and historic information about those who have been Archbishops of Lima as well as the chapel in the second floor. Simply breathtaking.

Thank Caroline R
Reviewed 12 September 2018

While they have a pretty sizeable art display here--the art all being exactly what you would expect in a Religious house--we came just to see what a colonial house/mansion would look like. From this perspective it was an interesting visit as the house is very...More

Thank chesterchandler
Reviewed 16 August 2018

The Archbishop’s Palace is adjacent to the Plaza de Armas (Main Plaza) in Lima. The old Archbishop's Palace was built on the place the Limean cabildo had occupied from 1535 to 1548, when that institution moved to its current location across the square. View its...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 19 July 2018

If you visit the Archbishop's Palace, it is also worth getting the ticket for the cathedral. There is a lot to see in the Palace along with the Cathedral, and it is very easy to spend an hour or more exploring and checking out all...More

Thank The_Traveling_Expat
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Definitely worth visiting! Probably my favorite building in the square. Get the combo ticket to see the Cathedral with Pizarro's tomb and then come here. It's just very pretty and worth standing inside to see each room for yourself.

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

The ticket to see the archbishop's palace includes the adjacent cathedral, and the former gives you a look at living and working quarters of the head of the Catholic Church in colonial Peru.

Thank TravelingWheatberry
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The Archibishop Palace is very interesting attraction, beautiful outside and inside. I would recommend to buy the combined ticket Cathedral + Palace.

Thank Joseph K
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Could only view this building from the outside but it is stunning. Wonderfully ornate doors and the woodwork on the upper floor is magnificent. Buildings right next door to the Cathedral.

Thank Berdy2014
Reviewed 23 May 2018

The building itself is very impressive from the outside with it's architectural design and those cool balconies. The inside is equally interesting and full of paintings and historical church artifacts. Check out the fancy staircase!

1  Thank Usia2014
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