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Being a university town and cultural mecca, Arequipa has many home-grown cultural centers:

Biblioteca Regional Mario Vargas Llosa — Calle San Francisco 308.

Complejo Cultural Chávez de la Rosa — Casona Iberry, Calle Santa Catalina 101. Tel: 204-482

Teatro Ateneo—Biblioteca Municipal, Álvarez Thomas 312.

Several countries also join in on enriching the city’s arts scene, with exhibits, theater, concerts, cinema and other events, which are often free. Many also have cafés for sampling cuisine from back home and libraries with the latest newspapers and magazines.

Alliance Française — Calle Santa Catalina 208. Tel: 215-579 / 220-700, URL:

Centro Cultural Peruano Brasilero — Calle Rivero 411. Tel: 202-490, URL:

Centro Cultural Peruano Norteamericano / Teatro De Cultura — Calle Melgar 109. Tel: 391-020, URL:

Instituto Cultural Ítalo Peruano — Calle Santa Martha 210. Tel: 507-700 / 200-548, URL:

Instituto Cultural Peruano Alemán — Calle Ugarte 207. Tel: 228-130 / 218-567, URL:


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