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Lima museums, monuments and landmarks

Lima has plenty museums, landmarks, ancient monuments, archeological sites and ruins, pre-Inca cities, historical and old colonial buildings. There are so many things to see and explore, you will need a couple of months to do this. Other museum collections contain Peruvian stamps and electricity, bullfighting, vintage cars, taxidermy, torture, the culture of Peru and the myriad of past Andean civilisations, such as the Chavins, the Moches and the Incas.

A few of the many churches, temples and landmarks in Lima:
• Iglesia de La Merced
• La Iglesia de San Francisco
• Cerro San Cristobal
• Iglesia de La Merced
• La Iglesia de San Francisco also a museum
• Palacio Arzobispal (Archbishop's Palace)
• Palacio de Gobierno (Government Palace / Pizarro's house)
• Palacio de Justicia (Palace of Justice)
• Palacio Municipal (City Hall)
• Puente de los Suspiros (Bridge of Sighs)
• Huaca Pullana

Must visit museums:
• Asociacion Museo del Automóvil (Automobile Museum)
• Museo Enrico Poli Bianchi
• Convento de los Descalzos
• Museo Arqueologico Rafael Larco Herrera
• Museo de la Electricidad
• Museo de la Nacion (Museum of the Nation)
• Museo de los Descalzos (Museum of the Shoeless Ones)
• Museo de Oro del Peru y Armas del Mundo (the Arms Museum is reputed to be the world's biggest)
• Museo del Banco Central (Central Bank Museum)
• Museo del Congreso y Antiguo Tribunal de la Inquisición
• Museo Javier Prado
• Museo Nacional de Antropologia, Arqueologia e Historia (with some fascinating scale models of prominent archaeological sites)
• Museo Nacional de la Cultura Peruana (National Museum of Peruvian Culture)
• Museo Naval (Navy Museum)
• Pedro de Osma Museum
• Museo Postal y Filatelico (Postal and Philatelic Museum)

Lima museums

Museo Larco Lima

Museo Larco
Avenida Bolivar 1515
Pueblo Libre, Lima, Perú
Tel.: 0051(0)1 4611312 or 4611835
Fax: 0051(0)1 4615640

Museo Oro del Perú Lima

Museo Oro del Perú
Alonso de Molina 1100
Monterrico, Surco, Lima, Perú
Tel.: 0051(0)1 3451292 or 3451271 or 3451787

Museode  Historia Naturel Lima

Museo de Historia Naturel
Avenida Arenales 1256
Jesús María, Lima, Perú
Tel.: 0051(0)1 4710117
Fax: 0051(0)1 2656819

Museo del Congreso y de la Inquisición Lima

Museo del Congreso y de la Inquisición
Plaza Bolivar, Jirón Junín 548
Lima, Peru
Telefax: 0051(0)1 3117801

Museo Amano Lima

Museo Amano
Retiro 160
Miraflores, Lima, Peru
Tel.: 0051(0)1 4412909
Fax: 0051(0)1 4421007

Lima churches, cathedrals, convents, sights & other landmarks

Plaza Major, Plaza de Armas of Lima

Plaza Major (Plaza de Armas of Lima)
Centro de la ciudad
Lima, Peru

The Franciscan Monastery Lima

The Franciscan Monastery
Plaza San Francisco Lima
Lima, Peru
Tel.: 0051(0)1 4267377 or 4271381
Fax: 0051(0)1 4274831

Inglesia de Las Nazarenas Lima

Inglesia de Las Nazarenas
Huancavelica and Tacna Avenida
Lima , Peru

The Lima Cathedral Lima

The Lima Cathedral
Plaza de Armas
Lima, Peru

Huaca Huallamarca Lima

Huaca Huallamarca
Avenida Nicolás de Rivera, Avenida El Rosario
San Isidro, Lima, Peru

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