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History Museum
“The most beautiful museum if you are interested in pre- Columbian cultures. The small garden is also very pretty and the restaurant very good. Normally open daily from 9am to 10pm (to be checked). Av. Simón Bolivar 1515, Pueblo Libre. Regular ticket PEN 30.”
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Library
“Further away, this museum is in the city center of Lima. It regularly offers a temporary exhibition on the ground floor and permanently exhibits upstairs Peruvian works, from the pre-Columbian period to the colonial period. It is located in a beautiful garden with some Art Deco elements.”
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Museum
“Interesting Tour of the Catacombs of the San Francisco Church Monday - Sunday: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm General Admission S/. 7.00 ”
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History Museum
“Este museo cuenta toda la historia del Perú desde la Edad de Piedra hasta el Siglo XXI. Encontrarás interesantes piezas arqueológicas en una casona en la que se dice que el libertador José de San Martín fue su ilustre huésped. ----------------- This museum shows the whole history of Peru from Stone Age to XXI century. You will find interesting archeological pieces in a house where the liberator Jose de San Martin has been its guest.”
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Historic Site
“Like creepy things? The crypt inside this museum-cathedral contains thousands of bones from priests and church members from before the 19th century.”
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History Museum
“The museum is repository of representative specimens of Peruvian fauna, flora and minerals, including exhibitions of mammals, primates, invertebrates, reptiles, amphibians, birds, plants, fossils, dinosaurs, fish and minerals. Highlights of the collections include: Skeletons of a sperm whale Fossils of South American horses Fossils of giant ground sloths”
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Museum
“The museum offers an audiovisual tour through the pre-Hispanic, viceregal and republican history of the city of Lima. The museum offers scenography and audiovisual projections in 2D, 3D and 4D.”
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Art Museum
“Tiene una exhibición permanente muy bonita y es un buen pretexto para ir al centro de Lima”
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Museum
“Es una buena referencia para llegar al centro y siempre tiene una agenda interesante, antiguamente era una estación de tren, el INGRESO ES LIBRE, está al costado de la Plaza Mayor, donde se encuentra el Palacio de Gobierno y la Catedral. También muy cerca el Café Cordano, un lugar de antaño.”
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“The Governmental Palace and the Cathedral of Peru are right here. To get here, take the Metropolitano bus service and get off at the "Jiron de la Union" stop. From there, walk north (to the right) to the Plaza.”
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“Tras 35 años de creación, en el 2017 el Museo del Banco Centro de Reserva del Perú se convierte en el MUCEN, un nuevo espacio cultural en el Centro de Lima con actividades gratuitas. El renovado museo, que dio a conocer la noticia en medio de las celebraciones por el mes de los museos, lanza el “Mapa de Experiencias”, una guía que señala las obras de arte en exposición, de tal modo que el visitante podrá crear un diálogo con la cultura que lo rodea.”
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“El parque es el mas grande del Pais donde se observarà animales de diversas especies y las regiones del Perù, Costa, Sierra y Selva”
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