Museo Banco Central de Reserva del Perú

Lima is one of the most interesting and challenging cities in South America with a huge archaeological, historical and cultural past. Long before the Common Era until the arrival of the Spaniards numerous highly advanced cultures settled the area of today's Lima. Even nowadays they amaze us with their complex skills in construction, agriculture and arts. The Spanish colonists added to this legendary cultural legacy. This completely different culture with European and Moorish influences are mixed with the indigenous cultural and religious inheritance. In the last couple of hundred years immigrants from Africa and Asia added their part. The fusion of so many different cultures and traditions makes Lima to what it is today. A reflection of this complexity can be found in an incredible number of museums spread around the city. They display the richness and diverse facets of Lima's and Peru's culture. There is something for everyone: archaeological, cultural and historical museums, art and popular art museums, museums dedicated to famous Peruvian personalities, technology and military museums, natural history and earth science museums and many others. Tue, Thu and Fri 10.00 am to 04.30 pm, Wed 10.00 am to 07.00 pm Sat and Sun 10.00 am to 01.00 pm Entry fee: Free

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Museo Banco Central de Reserva del Perú
Location: Jirón Ucayali 271
Lima, Municipalidad Metropolitana de Lima, Peru
Languages: English, Spanish
Description: Lima is one of the most interesting and challenging cities in South America with a huge archaeological, historical and cultural past. Long before the Common Era until the arrival of the Spaniards numerous highly advanced cultures settled the area of today's Lima. Even nowadays they amaze us with their complex skills in construction, agriculture and arts. The Spanish colonists added to this legendary cultural legacy. This completely different culture with European and Moorish influences are mixed with the indigenous cultural and religious inheritance. In the last couple of hundred years immigrants from Africa and Asia added their part. The fusion of so many different cultures and traditions makes Lima to what it is today. A reflection of this complexity can be found in an incredible number of museums spread around the city. They display the richness and diverse facets of Lima's and Peru's culture. There is something for everyone: archaeological, cultural and historical museums, art and popular art museums, museums dedicated to famous Peruvian personalities, technology and military museums, natural history and earth science museums and many others. Tue, Thu and Fri 10.00 am to 04.30 pm, Wed 10.00 am to 07.00 pm Sat and Sun 10.00 am to 01.00 pm Entry fee: Free
Website: http://www.limaeasy.com/museums/museo_banco_central.php
Telephone: Office: +51 6132000 (Landline)
Products/Services: Museums