Main Square of Lima

The Plaza Mayor or Plaza de Armas of Lima, is the birthplace of the city of , as well as the core of the city. Located in the , it is surrounded by the Government Palace, Cathedral of Lima, , the Municipal Palace, and the Palace of the Union.

Notable Places in the Area

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The Basilica , otherwise Lima Cathedral, is a Roman Catholic cathedral located in the Plaza Mayor of downtown , . is situated 120 metres southeast of Main Square of Lima. Photo: Wasiwatana, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
The Archbishop's Palace of , the capital of , is the residence of the Archbishop of Lima, and the administrative headquarters of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Lima. is situated 100 metres east of Main Square of Lima. Photo: Diego Delso, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
is situated 170 metres north of Main Square of Lima. Photo: Diego Delso, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
The is a Spanish Baroque palace located at Jr. is situated 320 metres southeast of Main Square of Lima. Photo: Manuel González Olaechea, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Neighborhood
Barrio chino is a neighborhood in Lima, Peru that is centered on two blocks – 7 and 8 – of Jirón Ucayali in downtown. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the central area of , . It comprises the districts of Lima, Breña, Jesús María, Lince, La Victoria, San Luis, El Agustino and Rímac. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the capital of and its largest city. Founded in 1535 by the Spanish conquistador… Photo: Thomas Quine, CC BY 2.0.

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