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Museo Palacio Arzobispal

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Address: Calle Hatunrumiyoc, Cusco, Peru
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Nice tour

Good tour to know more about the history of Peru and the process of colonization (and how religion influenced)

Reviewed 16 November 2016
Filipe D
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The art collection is stunning and teaches you an enormous amount about colonial Cuzco. The rooms about Diego Quispe are a complete surprise - I can't say more without spoiling it. Overall a delight for anyone with any training in art history.

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Reviewed 7 April 2017

At first we had to ask for people for the 12 angled stone. If it were not for the guide that we met close to the stone, the visit would have been lost.

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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

This place is in Cusco, beautiful street, also you can do some shopping around but the street is all stones the way you see it, just go and have fun!

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Reviewed 25 March 2017

How the Incas managed to build these amazing structures with their bare hands never ceases to amaze. Truly an incredible place to visit.

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Mississauga, Canada
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

Beautiful building that illustrates what the church did to eliminate the local culture. The doors and floors are uniquely ornate, the central patio with the fountain is very pretty too.

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Toronto
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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

It's a nice building, with a central courtyard. The art was not overwhelming, and we thought it odd that the management thought it okay to allow mangy dogs to wander throughout. I was glad that it was part of the S30 combined ticket I had bought to visit the Cathedral and several other religious buildings in town (as the value... More 

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Charlotte, Vermont
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

It was a small museum, many of the pieces on loan elsewhere and no signage with explanations. I did not find it worthwhile

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Reviewed 16 November 2016

Good tour to know more about the history of Peru and the process of colonization (and how religion influenced)

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Reviewed 8 October 2016

I came here as I bought the combination ticket at the cathedral. I didn't bother with the audioguide, having just done the cathedral audioguide, so just wandered solo instead. It is a stunning building and the art is good, and the courtyard a peaceful place to sit if you wish. Worth investing in the small extra on the base cathedral... More 

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Here you will find the 12 angles rock... BUT... you can get one of the painters there to show you another couple of walls, just around the corner. It's amazing! You pay them whatever you want or buy one painting, and they will show you those walls. In one of them you can see a Puma on the wall, but... More 

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