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Parque Municipal - City Park Lima - Peru

Barranco's Parque Municipal is one of Lima's most beautiful and unique town squares. This little park serves as a plaza—and surrounded on four sides by beautiful Spanish architecture, tasteful restaurants and bars, an imposing crimson catholic church. The originality of the ambiance is refreshing and invigorating. You can simply sit on the bench and consume all the energy and color. In the distance a green marble stage, reminiscent of a Greek amphitheater, rests below the prominent, white marble neoclassical columns. Statues of Cupid, figures of Roman Goddesses, spring from the vibrant, decorative patches of flowers. And above, the large trees spread outwards, serving as umbrellas against Lima’s piercing summer sun.


Avenida Grau (José María Eguren) and Avenida Carrión, Barranco

Barranco, Lima, Peru

City Park

Getting There

This centerpiece of Barranco is one block west of the Metropolitan stop "Bulevar."

Travel Tips:

Best in the Summer.

Price Description:


Relative price: Free

Days Closed:None

Travel Skills: None

Lots of Restaurants, bars, art galleries and musical venues.

Currencies accepted
Peruvian nuevo sol

Here are other activities in and around Barranco that may be of interest: Puente de los Suspiros,

27 Jan 2012

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