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Cathedral of Arequipa Museum

Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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In the heart of Arequipa in the Museum of the Cathedral, valuable pieces of art and culture, which reflect the beauty of its Catholic faith, shine for Peru and the world. Monday to Saturday of 10 – 17 hours, all year.En el Corazón de Arequipa en el...more
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Plaza de Armas de Arequipa | El ingreso es por el portal lateral de la calle Santa Catalina., Arequipa Areq 01, Peru
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This cathedral is truly impressive in many ways. From the outside it overshadows the Plaza de Armas of Arequipa with its two towers and its white stone. During the day illuminated by the sun, at night by installed light bulbs. The interior is as well...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank hbkm
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Arequipa cathedral is onde of this app laced you must visit. All the “Plaza de Armas” is wonderful with a beautiful building around it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ineida
Reviewed 30 November 2018

This cathedral is in the town center and absolutely beautiful. I was so impressed with the organ. At night its also lit up. They bring you to the top and its an awesome view. The cost of admission was totally worth the tour.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

This cathedral is a good example of distributing your resources. The façade is beautiful and well crafted, however the inside looks like a small (and poor) town church. You can visit a museum in the cathedral which offers you access to the tower and a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank florianvleminckx
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

The opening hours are 5 to 10pm. Why? And the officious security guards tell you not to sit on any of the steps in the shade. Why?

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank carnage99
Reviewed 7 October 2018

This building is massive and very beautiful. The sunsets over the cathedral and it is great to grab a cheap icecream and sit back and watch.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Jenny B
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Had a guided tour through this magnificent church and museum. The views from the bell tower are breathtaking. Definitely recommend

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank HoggieAustralia
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Check out the opening times and join a mass or come outside mass times and enjoy the outstanding craftsmanship. What a place !

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Andreas M
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

In Peru you will see so many churches. The tour through this Cathedral is historical and beautiful. Highly recommended for Arequipa

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank andadewata
Reviewed 22 September 2018

The historical center of Arequipa is really incredibly beautiful, and easy to enjoy walking around. They are so many places to see and/or visit, and the Cathedral is definitely one of them.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank webbin
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